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25 august / 2020

President Vladimir Putin has conferred Russia’s Ushakov medal upon 17 US veterans

President Vladimir Putin has conferred Russia’s Ushakov medal upon 17 US veterans of Arctic Convoys.
The decree says the award is for the Americans’ "personal courage and bravery displayed during participation in WWII Arctic convoys". Congratulations!
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