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Kiev, not Moscow, should be the choice for marking V-E Day
Kiev, not Moscow, should be the choice for marking V-E Day

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister David Cameron have rightly turned down Vladimir Putin's invitation to go to Moscow on May 9 to mark the 70th anniversary of the Allies' victory in Europe, and President Obama may soon follow suit. ------------ FOR THE RECORD: WWII: A March 16 op-ed about this year's V-E Day commemoration said Ukraine lost 25% of its population in WWII. Ukraine had the second-most casualties in absolute terms, but the 25% loss was in Belarus. — ------------ However, there is still a way for Western leaders to attend a commemoration that honors the heroism and sacrifice of the Soviet people during World War II, and Merkel,...

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