August 21,1940-The Trotsky Assassination
Read about the tale of deceit, betrayal and a pickaxe-wielding secret agent behind Leon Trotsky’s assassination.
The General Who Won WWII - You Never Guess How Stalin Rewarded Him
Georgy Zhukov was a Soviet career officer in the Red Army who, in the course of World War II, played the most pivotal role in leading the Red Army drive through much of Eastern Europe to liberate the ...
Joseph Stalin - Stalin's Last Supper
Investigating Stalin's last supper and final night in a bid to determine just how he died. Was his bodyguard to blame? Fascinating documentary from the BBC T...
Vyacheslav Molotov - Who Killed Stalin
From the acclaimed BBC Timewatch team, this clip explores the fall from grace of Vyacheslav Molotov, presenting another motive and suspect in Stalin's death....
Vyacheslav Molotov
Soviet Foreign Minister Vyacheslav Molotov visits Hitler in the Chancellery, November 1940. For more details about the Reich Chancellery, please visit http:/...
Soviet partisans
The Soviet partisans were members of a resistance movement which fought a guerrilla war against the Axis occupation of the Soviet Union during World War II.The movement was coordinated and controlled ...
Soviet partisans - Wikipedia
August 21,1940-The Trotsky Assassination
Read about the tale of deceit, betrayal and a pickaxe-wielding secret agent behind Leon Trotsky’s assassination.
Mikhail Zaitsev
Mikhail Zaitsev|Mikhail Mitrofanovich Zaytsev (Russian: Михаи́л Митрофа́нович За́йцев); (also transliterated as Zaytsev) born 23 November 1923 in the village of Zadowski Chutor (Tula Oblast), died...
Mikhail Zaitsev - Wikipedia
Evald Ilyenkov
Evald Vassilievich Ilyenkov (Russian: Э́вальд Васи́льевич Илье́нков; 18 February 1924, in Smolensk – 21 March 1979, in Moscow) was a Marxist author and Soviet philosopher.
Evald Ilyenkov did o...
Taganrog resistance movement
Taganrog underground resistance movement was an Antifascist underground group of young Komsomol members acting in occupied Taganrog in 1941-1943.
In November 1941, Semion Morozov and Vasily Afonov...
Taganrog resistance movement - Wikipedia
Vladimir Basov
Vladimir Pavlovich Basov (Russian: Владимир Павлович Басов, 28 July 1923 – 17 September 1987) was a Soviet actor, film director, and screenwriter. Vladimir Basov was named People's Artist of...
Timofey Khryukin
Timofey Timofeyevich Khryukin (Russian: Тимофе́й Тимофе́евич Хрю́кин; 21 June 1910 [O.S. 8 June], Yeysk – 19 July 1953, Moscow) was a Soviet aviator, Spanish Civil War vol...