[Minsk, May 9. Image via Getty]

A Belarussian WWII veteran (2-R) dances with a group of young women in downtown Minsk on May 9, 2009 during Victory Day celebrations commemorating the end of WWII. Belarus was heavily involved in the war as its soldiers served in the Soviet Red Army and many battles were fought on its territory. AFP PHOTO / VIKTOR DRACHEV (Photo credit should read VIKTOR DRACHEV/AFP/Getty Images)