France, Russia draw old swords at 1812 battle

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Mounted French and Russian actors recreate the 200-year-old Battle of Borodino at the gates of Moscow that led to the fall of Napoleon.

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Thousands of mounted French and Russian actors have recreated a 200-year-old battle that saw the grand army of Napoleon finally face off against the army of the tsar, reports ABC News.