Russian Tupolev Tu-22M supersonic strategic bombers fly above the Kremlin in Moscow on Tuesday during a rehearsal of the Victory Day parade. Russia will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the 1945 defeat of Nazi Germany on Saturday. Photo: AFP
After the World War II in 1945, the world separated into two poles—one led by the United States and another led by the Soviet Union.
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