All Posts Tagged With: "World War II"

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Luzhkov Promises Moscow Will See More of Stalin

Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov says that as an admirer of objective history, he plans from now on to use pictures of Josef Stalin in various celebrations put on by the city.

Mar 3, 2010 | Continued
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Moscow to Display Informational Posters Gloryfing Stalin

Rights activists are furious at a decision by Moscow city officials to construct informational stalls with posters glorifying Josef Stalin’s role in winning World War II.

Feb 18, 2010 | Continued
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Russia Moves to Prosecute WWII Deniers at Home and Abroad

Most Russians believe that denying the Soviet victory in World War II is a crime, as the Russian government prepares to introduce legislation to aggressively prosecute those who would downplay the Soviet triumph over Germany.

May 10, 2009 | Continued