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Moscow shows its military mettle in run-up to Victory Day parade Russia paraded some of its most modern military gear, including the world's most advanced tank, through the streets of Moscow on Monday in a rehearsal for a massed parade to mark the 70th anniversary of victory in the second world war on Saturday. Read…

Abbas invited to Moscow's WWII victory celebration "President Abbas received an invitation from Putin to participate in marking the 70th anniversary of Russia's victory over the Nazis next month, which reflects the depth of the Russian-Palestinian relations," Palestine's envoy to Moscow Faed Mustafa … Read more on www.worldbulletin.net

Moscow Expects UN Secretary-General to Attend Victory Day Celebration Russia expects United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to attend Moscow's grand celebration of Victory Day next month, despite numerous Western leaders shunning the event. Deputy Foreign Ministry Gennady Gatilov told state news agency TASS … Read more on The Moscow Times

Czech President To Visit Moscow For Victory Day Celebrations Czech President Milos Zeman has confirmed his plans to visit Moscow to participate in the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the World War II victory over Nazi Germany. Zeman told Prague-based Frekvence 1 radio on March 29 that he will pay tribute … Read more…

Kim Jong Un to attend Victory Day event in Moscow – S. Korean media The development, if true, will mark the first meeting between the North Korean leader and a foreign head of state, several of whom Moscow has invited – including Preisdent Obama – to this year's event. “Even if Pyongyang ultimately turns the…

Putin caps Moscow's Victory Day fervor with visit to Crimea Tanks, troops, and patriotic fervor swept through Moscow's legendary Red Square Friday as Russia marked the anniversary of the end of World War II, a traditional celebration whose emotional resonance has been amplified this year by the ongoing crisis … Read more on Christian Science…