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Russian Labor Minister Takes Charge of Nazi Victims’ Money

5 April 2002 MOSCOW, 5 April (Gazeta.Ru)–The Austrian government has begun paying compensation to Russian nationals deported as forced laborers and held prisoners in Nazi concentration camps on Austrian soil during World War II. Human rights activists in Russia, however, have expressed serious misgivings that funds earmarked by the Austrian government may never reach the […]