Battle of Szack
Battle of Szack (Shatsk) was one of the major battles between the Polish Army and the Red Army fought in 1939 in the beginning of the Second World War.
During the invasion of Poland the Polish Bor...
Władysław Sikorski
Władysław Eugeniusz Sikorski ([vwaˈdɨswaf ɕiˈkɔrskʲi]; May 20, 1881 – July 4, 1943) was a Polish military and political leader.Prior to the First World War, he established and participated in several ...
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Georges Florovsky
Georges Vasilievich Florovsky (Russian: Гео́ргий Васи́льевич Флоро́вский) (September 9 [O.S. August 28], 1893 – August 11, 1979) was an Orthodox Christian priest, theologian, historian and ecumenist. ...
Gegenmiao massacre
The Gegenmiao massacre, also known as the Gegenmiao incident, was a massacre conducted by the Soviet army against a group of some 1,800 Japanese refugees on August 14, 1945. It happened in Gegenmiao, ...
Przyszowice massacre
The Przyszowice massacre (Polish: Zbrodnia przyszowicka or tragedia przyszowicka) was a massacre perpetrated by the Red Army against civilian inhabitants of the Polish village of Przyszowice in Up...
Przyszowice massacre - Wikipedia
Katyn massacre
The Katyn massacre (Polish: zbrodnia katyńska, mord katyński, "Katyń crime"; Russian: Катынский расстрел Katynskij ra'sstrel, "Katyn shooting") was a series of mass executions of Polish nation...
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Crimea Germans
The Crimea Germans (German: Krimdeutsche) were ethnic German settlers who were invited to settle in the Crimea as part of the East Colonization.
From 1783 onwards, there was a systematic settl...
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Polish prisoners-of-war in the Soviet Union after 1939
As a result of the Soviet invasion of Poland in 1939, hundreds of thousands of Polish soldiers became prisoners of war in the Soviet Union. Many of them were executed; over 20,000 Polish military pers...
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Central Labour Camp in Potulice
After the end of World War II, the Central Labour Camp in Potulice (Polish: Centralny Obóz Pracy w Potulicach) became a detention centre for Germans and anti-communist Poles. It was set up by the ...
Central Labour Camp in Potulice - Wikipedia
Destruction battalions
Destruction battalions, colloquially destroyers or yastrebki was a paramilitary organisation in the western Soviet Union, which fulfilled tasks of internal security in the Eastern Front (World War II)...
Serov Instructions
The document "On the Procedure for Carrying out the Deportation of Anti-Soviet Elements from Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia", informally referred to as the Serov Instructions, was an undated top secr...
Khaibakh massacre
The Khaibakh massacre was a mass execution of the Chechen civilian population of the aul (village) Khaibakh, in the mountainous part of Chechnya, by Soviet forces under a NKVD Colonel named Mikhail Ma...
German exodus from Eastern Europe
During the later stages of World War II and the post-war period the German Reichsdeutsche (German citizens) were forced out of Eastern European countries to Germany and Austria. After 1950 some emigra...
German exodus from Eastern Europe - Wikipedia