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Perm-36: The Gulag Camp Frozen In Time
Radio Free Europe

Whitewashing Russia's Gulag History

Perm-36 is a memorial museum to Soviet repressions on the site of the world's only preserved gulag camp. Local historians who founded the museum have been replaced at the helm by a state organization. The ousted historians now fear the change of ... Radio Free Europe, 4 days ago
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Business Insider

A chilling look inside a former Soviet gulag

Tom Balmforth/RFERL At the height of the gulag system, millions of Russians were imprisoned and put into forced labor. The gulag system housed citizens ranging from wayward peasants to political dissidents. Each year Stalin was in power, the ...
 Business Insider1 week ago Russia's gulag museum to whitewash Soviet atrocities  Irish Independent3 weeks ago Russian 'gulag' museum forced to change format  Yahoo! Finance3 weeks ago Russian 'gulag' museum, The Perm-36 museum, forced to change format: Group  Artdaily.org3 weeks ago
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Moscow Times

Gulag Museum to Reopen But Proof of Stalin Crimes Removed, Director Says

Perm-36 — the only museum in Russia created on the site of a former gulag camp — is closing its doors following a long struggle with regional authorities. Aprison museum dedicated tovictims ofSoviet-era political repression may reopen as ...
 Moscow Times3 weeks ago Stalin wiped from Soviet Gulag museum  BBC3 weeks ago AtHome with Comrade Stalin  Cafebabel2 months ago
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The Times Of Israel

Tragedy of a North Korean defector

SEOUL: North Korean defector Shin Dong-hyuk ( pic ), whose testimony of life in a North Korean gulag before his escape in 2005 propelled the unprecedented effort by the international community to address the brutal human rights abuses in the ...
 TheStar.com.my2 months ago N. Korean escapee honored by Jewish groups recants part of tale  The Times Of Israel2 months ago [Editorial] Tragedy of a defector  Korea Herald2 months ago North Korean gulag survivor honored by Jewish groups recants escape testimony  JTA2 months ago
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Miami Herald

Russian NGO Ousted From Gulag Prison Camp Museum

An independent Russian organization says it has been ousted from the Gulag prison camp museum that it has run from 1992. Viktor Shmyrov, director for the Perm-36 museum in central Russia , told The Associated Press Thursday that his organization ...
 ABC News3 weeks ago
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Korea Times

NK defector defends his account on Facebook

North Korean gulag survivor Shin Dong-hyuk took to his personal Facebook account to state that his account of his escape is the truth. Shin was criticized for inconsistencies portrayed in "Escape from Camp 14," the best-selling book based on the ...
 Korea Times3 weeks ago North Korean defector blames trauma for distorted gulag account  Malay Mail1 month ago N. Korean defector's gulag account still stands, author says  Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago North Korean defector`s gulag account still stands: Author  Zee News1 month ago
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Russia's Gulag Museum Shuts Doors Amid Mounting State Pressure

Amuseum commemorating thevictims ofSoviet-era political repressions is closing down after months ofgovernment pressure. Perm-36— theonly museum inRussia created onthe site ofa former gulag camp— is "ceasing its activities andbeginning ...
 Moscow Times3 weeks ago
CBC

Russia's oil squeeze: A look at city at centre of Siberia's oil boom

Once known the world over for its Gulag prison camps, Siberia is now synonymous with its Black Gold. Half of Russia's oil wealth is extracted from the western Siberia tundra, and the city of Khanty-Mansiysk is the region's
 CBC1 month ago Siberia oil squeeze: Sanctions, economics hammer Russia's petro heartland read comments  CBC1 month ago Sanctions, economic woes hammer Russia's oil heartland  CBC1 month ago Siberia's Oil Squeeze | Sanctions, economics hammer Russia's petro heartland  CBC1 month ago
Malay Mail

'I'm not an enemy': Moscow exhibit showcases Gulag letters

MOSCOW (AFP) .- Written on cigarette packs or scraps of newspaper, embroidered with a fishbone on shreds of cloth or scratched on birch bark, clandestine letters from the Soviet Gulag were composed by any means prisoners had. Now those desperate ...
 Artdaily.org1 month ago Gulag letters illustrate history of Soviet camp  Asian Age1 month ago Im not an enemy: Moscow exhibit showcases Gulag ...  Gulf Time UAE1 month ago Gulag letters on exhibit  Manila Bulletin1 month ago
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Channel NewsAsia

Southeast Asia: UN rights office appeals for halt in executions for drug crimes

Seoul: North Korea argued on Wednesday that the admission of inaccuracies in the memoir of a high-profile gulag survivor rendered any existing or future UN resolution on Pyongyang`s human rights record "invalid".Defector Shin Dong-Hyuk acknowledged ...
 24Dunia2 months ago AFP - NKorea-rights-prison-book-SKorea  Namibia Press Agency2 months ago N. Korea says defector retractions make UN rights votes 'invalid'  Qatar Peninsula2 months ago North Korean Defectors visiting Geneva Human Rights session  Scoop2 weeks ago
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