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Putin unveils monument to victims of political repression


MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday unveiled the first national memorial to victims of Soviet-era political repression, but critics accused him of hypocrisy over a continuing crackdown on activists.
“The Wall of Grief”, a large bronze relief of human figures in central Moscow, opened following decades of efforts to create such a memorial starting under dictator Joseph Stalin’s successor Nikita Khrushchev.
“The opening of this monument is particularly important a century on from the 1917 revolution,” Putin said at a meeting ahead of the unveiling.
“I hope that this date will be used by our society to draw a line under …read more

Source: theSun

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