Putin’s ‘fascism and tyranny’ equal to Nazis, Ben Wallace says

Defence secretary says Russian commanders are complicit in hijacking Victory Day to justify war on Ukraine

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Vladimir Putin and his inner political circle are “mirroring the fascism” of the Nazis through the invasion of Ukraine, the UK defence secretary will say on Monday morning ahead of the Kremlin’s annual military parade.

Ben Wallace is also expected to accuse President Putin of hijacking the annual commemoration of the Soviet Union’s victory over Nazi Germany – and to say the country’s senior politicians and generals are complicit.

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