Troops take to their feet at V-Day parade

Source: Globaltimes.cn Published: 2015/9/3 18:11:53

  • PLA soldiers head off to China’s V-Day parade, which was held on the morning of September 3. Photos: Cui Meng/GT

  • A formation of soldiers prepares for the parade.

  • PLA soldiers line up at dawn.

  • PLA soldiers line up at dawn.

  • State leaders from around the world watch the parade from the front gate of The Forbidden City.

  • Guests of the Chinese government watch the parade along Chang'an Avenue.

  • A soldier passes by the government's invited audience at the start of the parade on September 3.

  • President Xi inspects the troops from a limousine that was made by the Chinese company Red Flag.

  • The news media takes pictures of President Xi on September 3.

  • Veterans of the War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression pass by Tiananmen Square.

  • Veterans of the War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression pass by Tiananmen Square.

  • Veterans of the War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression pass by Tiananmen Square.

  • Three-Service honor guards – one each from the Chinese army, navy and air force – pass Tiananmen Square with a PLA army flag.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A model troop formation passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A foreign troop formation, one of many that took part in the parade, passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A foreign troop formation, one of many that took part in the parade, passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A foreign troop formation, one of many that took part in the parade, passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • A foreign troop formation, one of many that took part in the parade, passes by Tiananmen Square.

  • Audiences salute during the V-Day flag-raising ceremony.






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