"Mercilessly, we will humiliate and destroy the enemy!" Soviet propaganda poster from World War II, depicting a Red Army soldier aiming a bayonet at Hitler's temple. The torn paper document is titled "The Agreement on non-Aggression between Germany and USSR".
German flags thrown to the ground in the Red Square during the Victory Parade
Soviet soldiers with lowered standards of the defeated Nazi forces during the Victory Day parade in Moscow, on June 24, 1945
World War II, in Russia – the Great Patriotic War (22 June 1941 – 9 May 1945). Military parade on the Red Square, Moscow, Russia. 7 November 1941. Russian soldiers went to the front just after the parade. Photo by Arkady Shaikhet.