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Found an interesting article:
Examples of the use of tricolor by the rulers during the war
There is an opinion that the Vlassovians used the white-blue-red tricolour only once at the parade in Pskov. With this opinion, they try to justify the abundant use of the tricolor by the modern Russian authorities on Victory Day, when this tricolor itself is visually much more than red banners and flowers. Personally, I am particularly embarrassed by the fact that this tricolor is worn at the Victory Parade every year ahead of the real Victory Banner:.
The Red Army was fighting under it, not under the red banner. It was as if the Reichstag wasn’t hanging a red banner, but a banner that looked like a Vlasov rag.
But let’s return to the myth that the tricolour was used by the Vlassers once, which means that there was no treachery and we can continue to carry a banner at the Victory Parade, similar to the banner of Nazi collaborators and traitors. And so we look at the historical photos, which recorded the numerous use of the tricolor by the rulers and not only them during the German war against the USSR.
For example, here is a photo from which it is clear that the tricolor has become a symbol of betrayal from the first days of the war:
This is the very first and not the last use of the tricolor by the ROA army in Pskov in 1943:
The right tricolor of the PHNA units in 1942. As we can see, the ROA brothers also used the tricolor by treachery.
Only the “brothers” from the so-called Russian corps who fought against the Yugoslav partisans in the Balkans also use the tricolor:.
And here come the “liberators” of Prague. Tricolor checkbox again:
And these “valiant” ROA fighters have fled from the front, frightened by the Red Army and go west through Prague, allegedly releasing it. They’re holding a flag identical to the state symbol of today’s Russia.
Are the tricolors that are being carried together at the Victory Day, or even instead of the real Victory Banner, enough for you? If not, then a couple more pictures with it:
I don’t think these examples are enough to understand the inappropriateness of using the tricolour on Victory Day together or even instead of the Red Flag. And there can be no excuse for the fact that this banner appeared under Peter the Great. Swastika also appeared long before Hitler, but it is not dragged on Victory Day over Nazism. It’s banned in many countries at all.
When you celebrate the victory over the Swedes, then carry your tricolor as much as you like, but in the meantime it turns out that we wear a banner identical to the banner of traitors on the day of the Victory over the Nazis and their accomplices.
And to conclude, a little emotional video: