Victory Day Celebration – level 3

11-05-2017 15:00

Russia marked the surrender of Nazi Germany in WWII by a military parade at Moscow’s Red Square on Tuesday 9th. People could see modern and historic military hardware, such as T-34 tanks.

Veterans joined President Putin to watch the Victory Day celebration. In memory of the tens of millions who died in the war, he laid a wreath outside the Kremlin, and he gave a speech calling for international co-operation to combat extremism.

Difficult words: mark (remind/celebrate/show respect for an important event).

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