Peres hails Red Army as Putin visits Netanya

June 25, 2012 13:15

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Netanya to witness the inaugurate a monument commemorating the Red Army's triumph over Nazi Germany.

At the ceremony, President Shimon Peres hailed the Russian triumph over the Nazis. "Without the Red Army victory it is unclear if we would be able to meet here as a free people," he said."

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