Day of Memory and Grief on June 22, 2009: Russia!

Today on June 22, 1941 Germany attacked the Soviet Union. The Nazi airplanes bombed the Soviet Union up to 300 kilometers inside the borders. Joining with Germany against the Soviet Union was Italy, Hungary, Finland and Romania.

The Soviet Union suffered more deaths in WWII than any other country. The Soviet Union lost approximately 26,600,000 people. This includes 8,600,000 people from the armed forces.

The Great Patriotic War lasted for 1,418 days and nights.

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kKEETON @ Windows to Russia…

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A survivor of six heart attacks and a brain tumor, a grumpy bear of a man, who has declared Russia as his new and wonderful home (&) Honestly, I have no idea how much to ask for, but is a gift of even $1 something you'd be able to consider, to help keep Windows to Russia online in a Tiny Russian Village?

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