Vladimir Putin lands in Crimean city of Sevastopol

Russian President Vladimir Putin has landed in the Crimean city of Sevastopol, the Kremlin press office said.

His arrival comes on the day of Victory Day parades across the region, which celebrates the Soviet victory in World War Two.

Pictures: Putin attends Victory Day parade in Moscow

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Putin visits Crimea as Russian parades mark Victory Day

Russian President Vladimir Putin has visited the Crimean city of Sevastopol. Elsewhere Russia has celebrated Victory Day with military parades.