Drone footage shows spectacular re-enactment of 1812 Borodino Battle

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Drone footage from Ruptly shows the Battle of Borodino being re-enacted in Moscow region on Sunday. Cavalry and infantry decked out in 19th century military uniforms crossed swords and fired cannons for over two hours. Some 3,000 men and 300 horses took part in the re-enactment of the famed battle between Napoleon’s army and Russian troops that took place in 1812. Over 100,000 spectators came to watch the event.