Wwii Re-enactment

Members of military clubs from Belarus, Russia and Ukraine take part in a re-enactment of the “Brest defensive war”, marking the 70th anniversary of the start of the Soviet Union’s Great Patriotic War (1941-1945) in Brest, Belarus, June 22, 2011. The war broke out on June 22, 1941, when Germany tearing up the mutual non-aggression pact between the two countries, launched a blitz offensive against the Soviet Union.