Katyn Massacre

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Katyn Massacre

mass murder of 4250 Polish officers during WWII (c. 1939). [Polish Hist.: NCE, 1457]
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He also said Russian's investigation into the crash may help improve relations between the two countries, some 70 years after the massacre at Katyn.
It's not his fault that history has betrayed the judgment at Nuremberg--by proving conclusively, for example, that the Soviets, who were among the most zealous prosecutors and most vengeful judges at Nuremberg, also committed one of the most terrible crimes of World War II, the massacre at Katyn Forest.
6) The term "Katyn massacre" originally referred only to the massacre carried out at Katyn Forest, but the more modern-day investigations of this crime cover both the massacre at Katyn Forest as well as the killings carried out at the sites mentioned above.