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Russian President Vladimir Putin has commended the government led by Dmitry Medvedev, which stepped down on May 7, for good work in a hard period without seeking short-term political effects, TASS reports.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, along with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Serb President Aleksandar Vucic, on Wednesday morning, 24 Iyar, in Red Square in Moscow, attended the parade commemorating victory over Nazi Germany 73 years ago.

"We remember the tragedy of the two world wars, the history lessons, they do not let us be struck blind".

Medvedev's leadership has focused on the "modernization", and economic development of Russian Federation, and the decision follows Putin's announcement of a strategic development plan to guide Russia's economic and technological progress through 2024.

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Russian Federation understands the seriousness of new threats originating from intolerance and aggressive nationalism and is open to dialogue on all issues related to ensuring global security, he said. Before that, he served as Russian president for four years while Putin headed the government.

As commander-in-chief, he has also at times donned military uniform himself and been filmed at the controls of a strategic bomber and on the conning tower of a submarine in photo opportunities created to boost his man of action image.

Putin disclosed the Kinjal's existence in March along with other missile systems he touted as unbeatable, describing how it could evade any enemy defenses.

The Sukhoi Su-57 is Russia's first homemade fifth-generation stealth fighter. The parade featured T-14 Armata tanks, MPT Terminator support vehicles, artillery, S-400 Triumf long-range air defense systems and Yars nuclear-tipped missile launchers, and other military vehicles now in service. Putin's inauguration took place on May 7. "It is ready for a constructive and equal partnership for the sake of agreement, peace and progress on the planet", Putin said.

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