Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking on the occasion of the Soviet Union’s victory over the Nazis in World War II, said his troops were now fighting in Ukraine to defend their country, saying all the military lives that Moscow had lost. the war is sweeping the country.
According to Putin in his discourse in front of thousands of military officials and civilians presence at the summit, they must strive to safeguard Russia’s reputation and curb it from being overrun by enemies including NATO .
President Putin has vowed to take full care of the families of soldiers and volunteers who lost their lives defending their country.
Thousands of Russians attended an Independence Day parade in Moscow to mark the 77th anniversary of the end of World War II and the victory of the Nazi army.
Russia celebrates the year on May 9 with a show of strength and military prowess, and this time it comes at a time when the country is at war with neighbouring Ukraine
President Vladimir Putin, who took a picture of his father holding the parade, said the country’s warring forces in Ukraine were fighting to defend the country.