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Old 27-12-2017, 08:23 PM   #552
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Arrow Make a Grave

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier..
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Wreath-laying ceremony - Moscow, 23 February 2008..

Defender of the Fatherland Day is a holiday observed in Russia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, and Tajikistan.. It is celebrated on 23 February, except in One of the holiday traditions in Moscow is a ceremony near the Kremlin, the laying of wreaths at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier..Officially, as the name suggests, the holiday celebrates people who are serving or were serving the Russian Armed Forces (both men & women, both military and civilian personnel), but unofficially, nationally it has also more recently come to include the celebration of men as a whole, and to act as a counterpart of International Women's Day on March 8 - Kazakhstan, where it is celebrated on 7 May - In front of the monument, there is a 5-pointed star in a square field of labradorite, which emanates the Eternal Flame from its center..The torch for the memorial's Eternal Flame was transported from Leningrad, where it had been lit from the Eternal Flame at the Field of Mars..


The KS-23 is a Russians hotgun, firing a 23 mm round, equating to 6.27 Gauge - The Gryazev-Shipunov GSh-23 is a twin-barreled 23 mm autocannon developed in the Soviet Union, primarily for military AirKraft use..The PZL W-3 Sokol (Falcon) is a medium-size, twin-engine, MultiPurpose helicopter developed and manufactured by Polish helicopter company PZL-Swidnik - The 23×115mm round is used by Soviet aircraft autocannon 23 - The Nudelman-Rikhter NR-23 is a Soviet autocannon widely used in military AirCraft of the Soviet Union & Warsaw Pact...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Defend...Fatherland_Day
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worl...f-remains.html
https://www.theguardian.com/world/20...skull-fragment
https://forum.davidicke.com/showpost...3&postcount=14Does that mean he can't live in harmony with the rest of it?..You, the 'Light' ones, the 'kind' ones, who've decided they have a right to protect the world from Darkness..Mom?.Mom!..Are Vampires real?..They are little boys who have been known to suck all the life out of their parents..Where were you when they drank my blood?...https://forum.davidicke.com/showpost...0&postcount=84

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