300,000 join march of 'Immortal Regiment' in Moscow to honor relatives who fought in WWII

May 9, 2015 1:11 PM

15 0

300,000 join march of 'Immortal Regiment' in Moscow to honor relatives who fought in WWII

Local residents march as they carry portraits of relatives who fought in World War II, in central Moscow, Russia, Saturday, May 9, 2015. The march of the so-called Immortal Regiment is part of Saturday’s commemoration of the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) (The Associated Press)

Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, who joined the vast crowd as the first marchers reached Red Square, holds a photograph of his father in his naval uniform, as he walks with other people holding the banner reading "Immortal Regiment" and carrying portraits of relatives who fought in World Wa...

Read more

To category page

Loading...