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….
Gennady Zyuganov is a leader of Communist Party in Russia. Today he shares his thoughts about Lenin and modern crisis, about anti-communism and the victory in WWII, politic of Communist Party, Barack Obama and religion.
Gennady Zyuganov is a very interesting person to listen to. Let’s do it!