Russian President Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin is a Russian politician.

Born on October 7, 1952 in Leningrad, now St. Petersburg. He arrived at Red Square for the Victory Day parade, TASS reported.

He took his place in the podium.

During the parade, Putin will deliver a speech, and after the parade, he will lay a wreath at the tomb of the unknown warrior at the foot of the Kremlin walls.

Russia celebrates Victory Day amid the war in Ukraine with military parades in nearly 30 cities

This year's parade in Moscow involves 11,000 servicemen, and the mechanized column includes 131 units of military equipment.

Due to the bad weather, however, the air part of the parade was canceled.

77 helicopters and military planes were to fly in the sky over Moscow.

Vladimir Putin