Katyn Massacre (21 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

Members of the Soviet Politburo sign an order, prepared by Lavrenti Beria, for the execution of 25,700 Polish intelligentsia, including 14,700 Polish POWs.

Citation:
Editors. "Katyn Massacre". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=7178, accessed 08 December 2016.]