'We will win': Ukraine's President Zelenskiy

STORY: Russia, which invaded Ukraine on February 24, is also marking the anniversary of the Soviet Union's World War Two victory.

President Vladimir Putin presided over a parade of troops, tanks, rockets and intercontinental ballistic missiles on Moscow's Red Square, and made a speech in which he told his armed forces that they were fighting for their country - but offering no clues as to how much longer their assault on Ukraine, now in its 11th week, would last.

Zelenskiy said Ukrainians were a free people who had fought to defend their land many times in history and had their "own path".

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