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Russian TV militarises International Women's Day





"Russian spring, Russian flowers - dear women, we wish you a happy holiday on 8 March from REN TV," the male voice-over says to the accompaniment of vaguely martial brass fanfares and drum rolls. The seemingly innocent reference to the "Russian spring" has a second, more political meaning - as the term applied by nationalists to Russia's military intervention in Ukraine.  

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-35746048