Russian ambassador to Caracas, Sergei Mélik-Bagdasárov (center), holding a banner with the famous photo of Soviet soldiers raising the Soviet flag over the Reichstag in 1945. Photos: Sputnik/Hernán Cano.

Russian ambassador to Caracas, Sergei Mélik-Bagdasárov (center), holding a banner with the famous photo of Soviet soldiers raising the Soviet flag over the Reichstag in 1945. Photos: Sputnik/Hernán Cano.