Foreign troops attend V-Day parade

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Updated: 2015-09-03 12:28:13

Russian soldiers march during the military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, in Beijing, China, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

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Russian soldiers march during the military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, in Beijing, China, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.

The Cambodian delegation attends a parade in Beijing, capital of China, Sept 3, 2015. China on Thursday held commemoration activities, including a grand military parade, to mark the 70th anniversary of the victory of the Chinese People's War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression and the World Anti-Fascist War. [Photo/Xinhua]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.

The phalanx of Mongolia march during the military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, in Beijing, China, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Xinhua]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.

Mexican soldiers march during the military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, in Beijing, China, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/CFP]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

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Mongolian soldiers march during the military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing,  Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join in the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.

Serbian soldiers march during the military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join in the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.

Tajikistan's soldiers march during the military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join in the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.

Cuban soldiers march during the military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, in Beijing, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join in the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.

Belarusian soldiers march during the military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, in Beijing, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join in the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.


Kyrgyzstan's soldiers march during the military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing, China, Sept 3, 2015. [Photo/Agencies]

Facts you need to know

It was the first time China had invited foreign troops to attend a parade since 1949, and nearly 1,000 foreign soldiers from 17 countries participated in the parade.

Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Mongolia, Pakistan, Serbia, Tajikistan and Russia sent formations to join the parade.

Another six countries, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Vanuatu, and Venezuela sent military representatives.

Please click here for more photos.

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