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In the name of de-nazification: Why May 9th matters for Putin’s war in Ukraine

By France24
05 May 2022   |   3:13 pm
What surprise will he spring on May 9th? All eyes are on Vladimir Putin ahead of what has become on his watch the most sacred day on the Russian calendar. Victory Day in World War II means remembrance of the estimated 26 million who lost their lives while turning the tide in what Russia calls the Great Patriotic War.

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