Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day 2020: History and Significance of The Day of Croatian Defenders

Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day and the Day of Croatian Defenders, otherwise called Day of the Defenders and War Veteran’s Day, is a public holiday in Croatia that is celebrated every year on 5 August, honoring the military activity known as Operation Storm that picked up independence for Croatia in 1995. In Croatian, it is… Continue reading Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day 2020: History and Significance of The Day of Croatian Defenders

How Russia will celebrate Victory Day 2020

Russia and a handful of previous Soviet Union republics celebrate Victory Day on May 9th, which denotes the day after Nazi Germany gave up and Soviet forces took responsibility for Berlin, bringing the second world war (additionally referred to as ‘The Great Patriotic War’ in Russia) in Europe to an end. Victory Day is a… Continue reading How Russia will celebrate Victory Day 2020