Photo: Russian Embassy in USA / Twitter
The Ukrainian Embassy in the USA published a photo from the Holocaust Museum, giving her the frame of the deportation of Crimean Tatars in 1944. This was written by the Russian Embassy in Washington on his Twitter account.
Press service of the Ukrainian diplomatic Agency posted the picture with the caption: “1944. The deportation of the Crimean Tatars by the Soviet Union.”
The Russian Embassy posted a screenshot from the electronic catalog of the Museum of the Holocaust with the exact same photo. As follows from the description, the picture depicts the Jews from the Lodz ghetto in Poland that are put into freight trains for deportation to the camp Hemno.
May 18, 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of deportation of Crimean Tatars. They were forcibly resettled in Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and other regions of the country. The authorities claimed that the Crimean Tatars had massively collaborated with Nazi Germany during the occupation of the Peninsula.
In April 2014 President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on rehabilitation of Crimean Tatar and other peoples who suffered from Stalinist repressions in Crimea
Video, photo All from Russia.