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Myths and Truths About Salaspils – Part III

Dear Readers: Continuing to review this historical piece by Vladimir Veretennikov.  Where we left off, real historians are beginning to undertake some serious work in finding, and counting, bodies of the victims.  Difficult as it is, after all these years.  … Continue reading

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Myths and Truths About Salaspils – Part II

Dear Readers: Continuing to review this historical piece by Vladimir Veretennikov.  About Nazis.  Where we left off, an underground cell of inmates were plotting to blow up Salaspils and effect a mass escape, timing their exit with the approach of … Continue reading

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Myths and Truths About Salaspils – Part I

Dear Readers: Today we go back in time to fight some old battles of World War II.  I have this historical piece by Vladimir Veretennikov, who lives in Latvia and writes about Latvian-Russian historical themes.  Today’s topic is the very … Continue reading

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