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Young Russians increasingly view Stalin as strong leader

AFP – No wall plaque honours the victims of Josef Stalin’s purges, who met their end in the execution cells of headquarters of the feared Soviet security services on Lubyanka Square in central Moscow. Instead the traffic races round a busy square and the building itself, known everywhere in Moscow…

Stalin’s daughter, famed defector, dies in U.S.

CHICAGO — The only daughter of brutal Soviet tyrant Joseph Stalin — who defected to the United States in 1967 and became a vocal critic of the Soviet Union — has died at age 85, The New York Times reported. Born Svetlana Stalina on February 28, 1926, she led an…