Muita ideoita: Antti
☭1933, Famous Photo of a starving Ukrainian by Gareth Jones. Up to 7.5 million Ukrainians were killed by Stalin in the 'Holodomor' ('Hunger-extermination') from 1932 to 1933. It was the use of purposeful starvation as a weapon: The famine had been predicted, then all foodstuffs were confiscated, outside aid was rejected and population movement restricted. It seems that Joseph Stalin wanted to thus eliminate the Ukrainian independence movement.

☭1933, Famous Photo of a starving Ukrainian by Gareth Jones. Up to 7.5 million Ukrainians were killed by Stalin in the 'Holodomor' ('Hunger-extermination') from 1932 to 1933. It was the use of purposeful starvation as a weapon: The famine had been predicted, then all foodstuffs were confiscated, outside aid was rejected and population movement restricted. It seems that Joseph Stalin wanted to thus eliminate the Ukrainian independence movement.

Two survivors in front of the women's barracks in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp. Bergen-Belsen, Germany, April 1945.

Two survivors in front of the women's barracks in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp. Bergen-Belsen, Germany, April 1945.

Liberated inmates inside the Mauthausen barracks. How much longer they survived is unknown.

Liberated inmates inside the Mauthausen barracks. How much longer they survived is unknown.

Ravensbruck's Concentration Camp prisoners forced into manual labor.

Ravensbruck's Concentration Camp prisoners forced into manual labor.

A view of the death march from Dachau passing through villages in the direction of Wolfratshausen. German civilians secretly photographed several death marches from the Dachau concentration camp as the prisoners moved slowly through the Bavarian towns of Gruenwald, Wolfratshausen, and Herbertshausen. Few civilians gave aid to the prisoners on the death marches. Germany, April 1945.

A view of the death march from Dachau passing through villages in the direction of Wolfratshausen. German civilians secretly photographed several death marches from the Dachau concentration camp as the prisoners moved slowly through the Bavarian towns of Gruenwald, Wolfratshausen, and Herbertshausen. Few civilians gave aid to the prisoners on the death marches. Germany, April 1945.

Luftschutzraum in Dresden. Beispiel eines Opfers der Hitze. Position des Haares zeigt deutlich Reißen und Rückzug der Haut vom Schädel und um die Augenhöhlen. Kleidung praktisch unversehrt. Quelle: US War Dept., US Strategic Bombing Survey, S. 17, B. 7.

Luftschutzraum in Dresden. Beispiel eines Opfers der Hitze. Position des Haares zeigt deutlich Reißen und Rückzug der Haut vom Schädel und um die Augenhöhlen. Kleidung praktisch unversehrt. Quelle: US War Dept., US Strategic Bombing Survey, S. 17, B. 7.

German mother and child in Hamburg after the bombing in 1943.

German mother and child in Hamburg after the bombing in 1943.

German Luftwaffe POW and his guard, Newhaven, England, 1941.

German Luftwaffe POW and his guard, Newhaven, England, 1941.

Warsaw Ghetto: A starving child lies on the sidewalk a few breaths away from death. Passers by just pass by. Life was worth less than a slice of bread.

Warsaw Ghetto: A starving child lies on the sidewalk a few breaths away from death. Passers by just pass by. Life was worth less than a slice of bread.

Warsaw, Poland, Starving children sitting on the pavement in the ghetto. Heinz Joest.

Warsaw, Poland, Starving children sitting on the pavement in the ghetto. Heinz Joest.