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Tango0129 Nov 2019 8:58 p.m. PST

…. American And British Handover Of Russians And Cossacks To The Red Army.

"This is something that Britain would like buried in the ground. It is said that there were no good guys in the Second World War. The forced return of Cossacks to the Red Army by the British in 1945 only proves the point.

A bit of background. The Cossacks have always been fiercely independent. They had fought the Bolsheviks with the Whites in 1919. Many had emigrated to other countries. In 1941 when the Germans invaded Russia the Cossacks found a way to fight the Stalinist regime. They fought in the Wehrmacht against the Red Army…"
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rmaker29 Nov 2019 11:50 p.m. PST

Hardly buried. While not trumpeted, this was at least mentioned frequently on at least the CBS and NBC networks throughout the 1950's, '60's and '70's. Maybe since, but I don't watch network TV much any more.

deephorse30 Nov 2019 9:22 a.m. PST

Just more clickbait. I've known about this for many years now.

ROUWetPatchBehindTheSofa30 Nov 2019 11:15 a.m. PST

Definitely not buried – as in 'covered up', but certainly studiously ignored, until recently (not the Allies finest hour)! Though since then its been a plot point in a James Bond film- how's that for popular exposure?

Personal logo deadhead Supporting Member of TMP30 Nov 2019 11:38 a.m. PST

But you do have to admit that Sean Bean as a Cossack descendent does take some imagination. Unusually Sean Bean gets killed in this film……….just for once

Legion 430 Nov 2019 11:54 a.m. PST

Sadly that is pretty well known now especially as time went on. As we know the UK, US, etc. did make sort of "a deal with the Devil" in Joe Stalin. Geopolitics/Realpolitik can be a real Bleeped text at times … even to today. For better or worse …

Old Peculiar30 Nov 2019 5:13 p.m. PST

Victims of Yalta caused quite a stir when published. Not hidden news at all.

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