Battle of Borodino reenacted in Russia

From France 24.

Ignoring the fact that Putin appeared at this year’s re-enactment of the 1812 Battle of Borodino, this could be a fun travel event. It’s held annually on Sept 7th. France also had some dignitaries present, which is a little rub-your-nose-in-it, I think, since Napoleon didn’t do so well at the battle. But what do I know?

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