An “American Comrade” in the Red Army


That’s how the Russian newspaper Komsomol’skaya Pravda headlined its main article on May 7, right on the eve of The Day of Victory—the traditional Russian celebration of the victorious end of the war against the Nazis.
Here is, briefly, the content of that article:
Sixty-five years ago, on May 8, 1945, in Chicago, a young American [...]