Paper ships bearing the names of WWII heroes, breathtaking stunts performed by Russian pilots and a tapestry made of veterans’ autographs – people across Russia participated in spectacular celebrations devoted to the 71st anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany in WWII.
An impressive set of fireworks displays launched simultaneously from dozens of locations has concluded Victory Day celebrations in Moscow. Watch RT’s exclusive drone footage captured over the rooftops of the Russian capital for the best view of the pyrotechnic spectacle.
In an unprecedented global Victory Day event, over two million people across dozens of countries participated in ‘Immortal Regiment’ marches, carrying portraits of loved ones who sacrificed their lives for the victory over Nazism in World War II.
Barrel-rolls, skewed-loops, ‘Cuban diamonds’, Nesterov maneuvers… experience all the aerial stunts from the cockpit of a fighter jet in RT’s 360 panoramic video taken at a rehearsal for this year’s Victory-Day parade in Moscow.
A new interactive documentary, “The Fallen of World War II,” which helps viewers understand the shocking numbers of both military and civilian deaths during the six years of history’s deadliest conflict, has grabbed over a million views online.