Vladimir Putin defends missiles at arms parade


Outgoing Russian President Vladimir Putin has defended plans to roll tanks and missiles through Moscow at the end of the week, declaring that the display is not intended to “threaten anyone.”

It is the first time in many years Moscow’s Victory Day parade will include armaments.

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One Response to Vladimir Putin defends missiles at arms parade

  1. It seems Vladimir Putin has a longing for the past. The past President’s old KGB Soviet mentality is returning to the fore of his public psyche and this may just explain his decision earlier this year, to display Russia’s heavy weapons in May for a Soviet-style Victory Day parade in Red Square.

    Read more at my site, post dated May 11 …

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