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Parade of losers. KIEV. AUGUST 16, 1944

"MOSCOW to comrade STALIN I.V. ABOUT CONVOYING GERMAN POWS THROUGH MOUNTAINS. KIEV August 16 this year through the mountains. Kiev a convoy of a group of German prisoners of war was conducted in the amount of 36,918 people, including 549 officers. Of this number of prisoners was: captured by the troops of the 1st and 2nd Ukrainian fronts 21,249 people; troops of the 1st and 2nd Belorussian fronts 7,927 people; troops of the 1st Baltic Front 2700 people, and the remaining 5042 people. were sent from the NKVD camps. Columns of prisoners of war passed through the streets of the mountains. Kiev for five hours - from 10 a.m. to 15 p.m. The total length of the route through the city from the place of concentration to the place of loading into the trains was 21 kilometers. During the movement of prisoners of war, all the streets, windows and balconies of buildings were filled with local residents. During the appearance on the streets of columns of prisoners of war, along the ro

History of the genocide of Soviet prisoners Part №8

The total number of Soviet prisoners of war in the foreign press is determined within  5.2-5.75 million people . A commission of the Ministry of Defense chaired by M. A. Gareev announced about 4 million. Only  1,836,562  people returned from captivity     Part №1   Part №2   Part №3   Part №4   Part №5   Part №6   Part №7   Part №8 Part №8 SS Concentration Camps I would also like to recall that before May 1, 1944, according to German documents, three million two hundred ninety-one thousand one hundred fifty-seven Soviet prisoners of war were killed. We have no right to forget about this tragedy! The general public is practically unaware that part of the Soviet prisoners of war was held in the so-called "labor camps" subordinate to the apparatus and troops of the SS. Let us dwell on this issue in more detail, because this is actually a completely unknown topic. Few people know that the famous Auschwitz concentration camp was originally created for the mainten