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August 8, 2016 9:00 am

Stalin Ordered ‘Liquidation’ of Raoul Wallenberg, Diary of KGB Chief Reveals

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New documents reveal that Josef Stalin, pictured, ordered the execution of a Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

New documents reveal that Joseph Stalin, pictured, ordered the execution of a Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

The 1945 disappearance of Raoul Wallenberg — a Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews from Nazi gas chambers — ranks among the most enduring mysteries of World War II.

Suspicion for the snatching of Wallenberg off the streets near Budapest fell almost immediately on the Soviet Union. To the Soviets occupying Budapest, the ties that Wallenberg had forged with senior Nazis and Americans smelled like espionage, with rescuing Jews an implausible cover story. But his disappearance went unexplained, right through the Gorbachev era of glasnost and the chaos after the collapse of the Soviet Union.

Read full story at The New York Times.

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