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Raoul Wallenberg is still missing

  • Eduardo Eurnekian and Baruch Tenembaum

The fact that Wallenberg’s fate is still shrouded in mystery is the direct responsibility of the Russian authorities. Sweden has instituted an official Raoul Wallenberg Day, which will be commemorated every August 27, starting this year. To be sure, this… Read More »Raoul Wallenberg is still missing

Sweden, Russia Should Find Truth on Wallenberg

  • S. Berger and V. Birstein

Susanne Berger and Vadim Birstein write: “For a variety of reasons, the Swedish organizers decided to focus attention entirely on highlighting Wallenberg’s legacy, excluding almost completely the question of his fate. As a result, many observers feel that Sweden once again missed a golden opportunity to press the Russian authorities for answers. The approach was also troubling because it signaled… Read More »Sweden, Russia Should Find Truth on Wallenberg

The Truth of the Gulag

  • Nikita Petrov

5659 Katyn – a double game of the Kremlin 70 years ago the world learned the truth about the terrible tragedy of Smolensk, but so far out of it trying to make a secret.   Katyn April 13, 1943 German… Read More »The Truth of the Gulag

Russia’s Constitutional Court Ruling may provide new Impetus in the Continuing Search for Raoul Wallenberg’s Fate

  • S. Berger and V. Birstein

A few weeks ago, Russia’s Constitutional Court ruled that the 30 year secrecy rule governing the classification of important historical records had expired in most cases and that researchers should be granted access to these collections. While the ruling allows… Read More »Russia’s Constitutional Court Ruling may provide new Impetus in the Continuing Search for Raoul Wallenberg’s Fate