23.12.2008 Russia rewriting Josef Stalin's legacy
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — At first, the purpose behind the midday raid at a human-rights group's office here was murky. Police, some clad in masks and camouflage, cut the electricity to Memorial's offices and demanded to know if any drugs or guns were kept on the premises.
Vienna, November 27 – An Orthodox priest in a town near St. Petersburg has sparked controversy by putting up an icon showing the figure of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin, with some believers and Communists viewing this as simple justice and others as an indication that many Russians have lost any sense of proportion or truth.
KIEV, November 27 (RIA Novosti) - Authorities in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev have decided to take down ten Soviet-era monuments, including eight statues of Vladimir Lenin, a municipal official said on Thursday.
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01.10.2008 Russian court 'rehabilitates' last tsar
25.09.2008 Poland's former leader on trial
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18.07.2008 A War The West Must Stop
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20.06.2008 European Union to lift sanctions on Cuba
17.06.2008 Lithuanian ban on Soviet symbols
05.06.2008 Gorbachev Calls for Repression Museum
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15.05.2008 Post-communist Mongolia's struggle
04.05.2008 Dalai Lama envoys prepare for China talks
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01.02.2008 Estonia to probe Soviet-era abuses
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