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Parade rehearsal before Victory Day, St.Petersburg, Russia, May 05, 2009. Russia prepares to mark the 64th anniversary of the Soviet Union's victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two on May 9 with grandiose military show with thousands of soldiers and officers in many Russian cities. This year on May 9 at the Palace Square 23 battalions are marching - it's about 3400 military personnel, 1046 of them are the officers.