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Ukrainian city promotes Nazi legacy - report Ukrainian city promotes Nazi legacy - report

17 Apr, 03:35 PM 12 comments

The city of Lvov in Western Ukraine has been decorated with posters promoting the Waffen-SS Galicia division – the Ukrainian detatchment that fought on the Nazi side in the WWII. It is not clear who has ordered the campaign.

Tags: Ukraine, history, Nazis, WWII

Russian president forms commission to combat “falsification of history” Russian president forms commission to combat “falsification of history”

19 May, 03:10 PM 7 comments

Russia's role in the Second World War has been subject to reexamination in recent years, which has frequently caused consternation in the country. Now the president has set up a high-level commission to regulate the situation. Lawmakers are getting busy with it too.

Tags: WWII, history



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