Liudmila Alekseeva: 'There are attempts if not to restore Stalin's personality cult, then to justify his crimes'

posted 4 Sep 2015, 01:07 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 4 Sep 2015, 01:12 ]
"We get the impression that there are attempts now if not to restore Stalin's personality cult, then to justify his crimes. People say: 'There were, of course, victims, but he has done a lot for the country'" - 

Ludmila Alekseeva, chair of Moscow Helsinki Group

Source: Anna Dolgov, 'Russian Human Rights Activists to Hold 'Tribunal' Against Stalin,' The Moscow Times, 3 September 2015
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