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Congratulations to all FSU people on Victory Day
« on: May 08, 2014, 07:40:27 PM »
It's already May 9 in all FSU countries. Congratulations upon the holiday that memorializes the great national effort, both civilian and military, that lead to the surrender of Nazi Germany on May 9, 1945.

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Re: Congratulations to all FSU people on Victory Day
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2014, 01:50:17 AM »
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Re: Congratulations to all FSU people on Victory Day
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2014, 03:50:23 AM »
Me too.

I just hope that Putin doesn't try to make this VU Day as well.  :'(

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Re: Congratulations to all FSU people on Victory Day
« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2014, 05:41:47 AM »
What do the Baltic and Warsaw people celebrate? Decades of Sovietsky Soyuz? Sign me up . . .

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Re: Congratulations to all FSU people on Victory Day
« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2019, 12:37:32 PM »
My condolences to all who lost relatives in the war.

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Re: Congratulations to all FSU people on Victory Day
« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2019, 02:07:19 PM »
It's already May 9 in all FSU countries. Congratulations upon the holiday that memorializes the great national effort, both civilian and military, that lead to the surrender of Nazi Germany on May 9, 1945.

Interesting how many people refer to Nazi Germany (and then there is Imperial Japan also).
This is to distinguish bad Germany from good Germany, I guess.

Meanwhile, France, UK, Canada, Australia, etc., just get to be France, UK, Canada and Australia.

Even sillier, war memorials in some countries leave out the word Germany and just refer to victory over the Nazis.  This is so not to offend well paying German tourists.
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Re: Congratulations to all FSU people on Victory Day
« Reply #6 on: May 09, 2019, 02:34:27 PM »
"My condolences to all who lost relatives in the war."

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« Last Edit: May 09, 2019, 02:48:25 PM by krimster2 »

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Re: Congratulations to all FSU people on Victory Day
« Reply #7 on: May 09, 2019, 03:25:39 PM »
Interesting how many people refer to Nazi Germany (and then there is Imperial Japan also).
This is to distinguish bad Germany from good Germany, I guess.

Also Fascist Itali, and perhaps Franco Spain? (Spain sent volunteers to join the German's eastern campaign).

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