Parade Opens With the March of the Drum Corps of the Moscow Military Music College.
Commander-in-Chief of Ground Forces Col. General Oleg Salyukov commands the beginning of the military march.
The military parade is traditionally opened by the Drums Corps of the Moscow Military Music College, which sets the rhythm and tempo of the parading battalions. Cadets of the Military Music College opened the very first Victory Parade on 24 June 1945.
Putin the host of parade kep minite silence for warriors lost in WWII. Congratulated the military and guests, saying this victory determined the future of the planet.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the Victory Parade on Red Square that only jointly with other states “we can protect the world” from new dangerous threats.
“We will never forget the contribution of our allies to bring victory … Given the challenges that the planet faces today, we especially acutely feel these greatest values – a man, his dreams, joys, hopes, his peaceful, calm and creative life. We understand how important it is to strengthen friendship, trust between peoples and [Russia is] open for dialogue and cooperation on the most pressing issues of the international agenda.
The annual World War II victory parade is being held on Red Square in Moscow.
The Russian government postponed the military parade, traditionally held on May 9, until June 24 due to the coronavirus pandemic. This year, 15,000 troops, 225 units of weapons and military equipment, as well as 75 units of aircraft will be featured in the parade.
Parade delayed due to Coronavirus.
President Vladimir Putin set it to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the Victory Parade in 1945, when the soldiers who stormed Berlin and liberated Europe, marched through Moscow.
Russia celebrate victory day parade was celebrated on May 09 1945. First victory parade held 1945 June 24.
Today 75 th victory parade in Moscow,Red square.
Army unit March on Red square and 75 aircraft on sky.
Russia celebrate victory WWII of Nazi German defeat. Anniversary parade of 15000 soldiers, 30 historic T-34 tanks. A column of legendary Soviet T-34 tanks goes through Red Square.
Modern vehicles participated , including AFV Terminator, T-72, and T-14 Armata tanks, 9K720 Iskander missile systems, and many other cutting-edge military hardware.
At the same time, planes and helicopters will participate in an air parade, with Su-25s colouring the sky in white, blue, and red – the colours of the Russian flag.
Russian Border Guards Join the March in Red Square. Russian Airborne Troops Join the Victory Parade. Russian Naval Infantry Unit Marches Through Red Square. Regiment of the Russian Navy Joins the Parade.
Suvorov and Nakhimov Military School Students March Through Red Square. The youngest participants of the parade are entering Red Square, as cadets from the Moscow Suvorov Military School, Nakhimov Navy School, and a unit of the Unarmia (Young Army) military-patriotic movement are marching along Red Square.
Moscow Skies Coloured in White, Blue, and Red After Russian Flag, as the Flyover is Closing.
The first victory parade was held in 24 June 1945.
Putin: Must recognize Russia role in WWII victory.India Defence Minister Rajnath Singh attend the victory Parade.
Indian contingent part of parade. Russia: A Tri-Service contingent of Indian Armed Forces participates in the Victory Parade at Red Square in Moscow, that marks the 75th anniversary of Russia’s victory in the 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War.
Troops from foreign countries, including India, China, Belarus march through Russia’s historic #RedSquare #Russia #Victory75 #VictoryDay.
China PLA also participated in victory parade.
Spanish Ambassador to Russia Fernando Valderrama Pareja represented Spain at the Victory Parade on Red Square.
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said that it was an honor for him to represent Caracas at the military parade marking the 75th anniversary of the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany.
“It is an honor to represent Venezuela and President Nicolas Maduro in Moscow, a few minutes before the start of the parade dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the victory of the Soviet Union over fascism and Nazism in the Great Patriotic War. Glory to the 27 million Soviet citizens who gave their lives”, Arreaza said on Twitter.
No talks between Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh and his Chinese counterpart, Wei Fenghe, have been planned on the sidelines of the Victory Day parade in Moscow on Wednesday, New Delhi has said.