Russia admits that NATO may take provocative actions during the Victory parade. This was stated by the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Alexander Grushko, reports TASS.

“I would hope that common sense will prevail, but full of confidence can not be, because the Alliance planned peak of military activity by May 9”, — he noted.

on 7 may, the Pentagon released its version of the history of world war II with the invasion of the USSR. In the text there is no mention of this historic event, as it does about the military actions of the USSR against Germany. Instead, there is summarized the role of the US in the war, after the Normandy landings.

From of the spread of coronavirus in Russia may 9 Victory parade was canceled, postponing it indefinitely. In the end, the event had to be postponed from 9 may to 24 June due coronavirus. On this day in 1945 was the historical parade in honor of victory in the great Patriotic war. In 2020, 24 Jun declared a day with preservation of wages.