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  • Morning Jolt: Putin celebrates Victory Day in Crimea

  • As a part of Russia’s Victory Day celebrations, President Vladimir Putin today made his first visit to Crimea since Russia annexed the area. Russian warships and aircraft were on display during the celebrations, which mark the defeat of Nazi Germany in 1945. NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen called Putin’s visit “inappropriate.”
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    As a part of Russia’s Victory Day celebrations, President Vladimir Putin today made his first visit to Crimea since Russia annexed the area. Russian warships and aircraft were on display during the celebrations, which mark the defeat of Nazi Germany in 1945. NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen called Putin’s visit “inappropriate.”
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