Russian Video: 300 Years of Poltava Battle!

On June 27, 1709, the Russian army under Peter the Great ended the Swedish military domination in Europe with the help of Ukrainian Cossacks.

This victory is very important in Russian history: “After the Poltava victory, the united Russian state became a major factor in European politics. Since then, nobody on the European continent could ignore Russia’s political will.”

So last weekend Russia and Ukraine celebrate the victory of the Battle of Poltava three hundred years ago…. Although most people in Russia and Ukraine consider the Battle as symbol of the unity of Russia and Ukraine However, history is once again being rewritten by the Ukrainian president. Sad….

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Svet and Kyle

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