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Something's...Off On This Russian Victory Day Billboard

This year's parade to celebrate the 68th anniversary of the fall of Nazi Germany is May 9th.

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Russian cities have started lining their roads with billboards heralding the event.

Uhh...

Translation: THIS...OUR VICTORY (thanks Marina).

Translation: THIS...OUR VICTORY (thanks Marina).

That's, of course, a photo-illustration of one of the most iconic moments of World War II — the raising of an American flag on Iwo Jima.

Three of the six GIs in the photo were later KIA in the battle with Japanese.

MISSING: one Moscow graphic designer.

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