This is from EnglishRussia, a great website. I am touched by these pictures, which are a mixing of historic and contemporary photos. A companion post is here.
Vienna. 1945/2010. Soviet soldiers at the Imperial Palace Hofburg:
Moscow is getting ready for defense. 1941/2009. Gorky and Tverskaya Streets:
Berlin 1945/2010. A disabled tank “Tiger” in Tiergarten park:
Moscow. Kutuzovsky prospect. 1941/2009. Trolley-buses:
Vienna. 1945/2010. A house of the parliament:
Berlin 1945/2010. Conquering soldier.
Leningrad / St. Petersburg 1942/2010 Borovaya, 26
Moscow, Mayakovsky Square, 1941/2010, Triumfalnaya Square:
Assault on the Reichstag:
Zhukov on the stairs of the Reichstag:
Berlin, the flag of victory is to be sent to Moscow:
Soviet gunners in Berlin:
Prague welcomes the Russian tanks:
Vienna. Rifle units going to the center of the city:
Berlin — traffic-controller in the square near the Brandenburg gate