Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Russian Famine in Buzuluk, Volga Region, next to Saratov - 1921

Country: Soviet Union
Description of the video in You Tube: The Russian famine of 1921, better known as Povolzhye famine, which began in the early spring of that year, and lasted through 1922, was a severe famine that occurred in Bolshevik Russia. The famine, which killed an estimated 5 million, affected mostly the Volga-Ural region.

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