Post Profile






Vladimir Putin marks Russia’s bloodiest battle, Stalingrad

As the Nazi blitzkreig pushed deep into the Soviet Union during the summer of 1942, Joseph Stalin ordered that in Stalingrad—the city that bore his name—the Red Army would end its retreat and mount a resistance that could sway the fate of both armies.... The post Vladimir Putin marks...
read more

share

Related Posts


Stunning ‘Stalingrad’ Trailer Blows Up Everything to Find Love in WWII

Entertainment / Film : Film School Rejects

Between August 1942 and February 1943, Nazi Germany battled with Soviet Russia for control of the city of Stalingrad. It was a staggeringly bloody turning point that saw the German 6th Army destroyed and the beginning of the end for...

Steven Seagal (Unofficially) Represents the United States at Vladimir Putin's Big Victory Day Parade

News : NYMag: Intelligencer

On Saturday morning, Vladimir Putin presided over an enormous parade marking the 70th anniversary of Nazi Germany's 1945 surrender to the Soviet Union, known in Russia as Victory Day. The celebration served as a showcase for the Rus...

Calls for a return to ‘Stalingrad’ name test the limits of Putin’s Soviet nostalgia

News : BlogPost

During 1942 and 1943, the Russian city of Volgograd saw some of the heaviest fighting on World War II's Eastern Front. It has been described as a crucial turning point in the war, ultimately destroying Nazi Germany's 6th Army, but l...

What Happened At Stalingrad? Vladimir Putin Marks Russia's Bloodiest Battle With the Nazis

News : Newsweek: US

With an estimated casualty count of nearly 2 million, the six month siege of Stalingrad remains one of the bloodiest military clashes in modern history.

Putin marks Stalingrad victory as tribute to Russian grit

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin attended commemorations Friday marking the 75th anniversary of the Nazi surrender that ended the battle of Stalingrad, lauding the Red Army's victory as a shining example of Russia's pe...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC