Putin Marks Victory Day Amid Pandemic With Muted Celebration

MOSCOW—Russian President Vladimir Putin held a watered-down celebration of the Soviet defeat of Nazi Germany, with the coronavirus pandemic denying him what had been slated to be an extravagant display screen of Russia’s military may.

Mr. Putin as an alternative sought to unite the nation close to its most revered collective memory by uplifting words and phrases and consoling gestures.


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U.S. Puts New Limits on Visas for Chinese Journalists

The White Residence programs to dramatically tighten rules governing Chinese journalists doing the job in the U.S., the most up-to-date transfer in a tit-for-tat media feud that arrives at a time of deteriorating relations concerning the two nations. Beneath new rules unveiled by the Office of Homeland Stability on Friday, […]