The Death of Stalin: Project 05/03/53

posted 11 Mar 2013, 12:15 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 12 Mar 2013, 05:13 ]
5 March 2013 

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"Many people who were alive at the time of Stalin's death and burial are still alive today. We have the opportunity to try to understand what happened to the country during those days." 

The Internet project 05/03/53 is dedicated to the period of 5-9 March 1953, the days encompassing the death and burial of the dictator Joseph Stalin. The main aim of the project's founders was to collect evidence from the people who lived through this period of events and try to reconstruct the public atmosphere of those days and the historical details which were not recorded in the official archives. [Read more]