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Russia: Watch Cossacks equestrian masterclass for Victory Day parade01:34

Russia: Watch Cossacks equestrian masterclass for Victory Day parade

Russian Federation, Moscow
May 8, 2015 at 18:16 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russian Cossacks performed on the grand Victory Day parade of horsemen in Moscow's Victory Park, near the Presidential Regiment's Cavalry Escort, Friday evening.

Russia's best riders belonging to the Presidential Regiment's Cavalry Escort, as well as some youngsters from the Kremlin Riding School, performed an exquisite choreographed review.

An important role during the Great Patriotic War against Nazis was played by Russian Cossacks. In total, 262 received the title of Hero of the Soviet Union, the highest medal for bravery during the war.

Russia: Watch Cossacks equestrian masterclass for Victory Day parade01:34
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Russian Cossacks performed on the grand Victory Day parade of horsemen in Moscow's Victory Park, near the Presidential Regiment's Cavalry Escort, Friday evening.

Russia's best riders belonging to the Presidential Regiment's Cavalry Escort, as well as some youngsters from the Kremlin Riding School, performed an exquisite choreographed review.

An important role during the Great Patriotic War against Nazis was played by Russian Cossacks. In total, 262 received the title of Hero of the Soviet Union, the highest medal for bravery during the war.