“Slavery in the 20th Century”: Hungary Commemorates Gulag Prisoners

Forced labor in Soviet gulag labor camps after WWII was nothing else but “slavery in the 20th century”, Bence Rétvári, state secretary for the Ministry of Human Resources, said on Saturday, marking the Memorial Day of Hungarian political prisoners and forced laborers deported to the Soviet Union. By the autumn of 1944, 800,000 people, about … Continue reading “Slavery in the 20th Century”: Hungary Commemorates Gulag Prisoners