May 9


May 9, 2003 by AK

The ninth of May, Victory Day in Russia. The most important secular holiday. A day of remembrance; much less of rejoicing. And of sorrow, although not so much as June 22, the first day of the war. Russia has fought a few wars since 1945, but “the war” means WW2 by default.


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