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Russia's last tsar executed 100 years ago
By Janet MCEVOY
Paris, July 13, 2018 (AFP) - It is a century since the execution of Russia's last tsar and his family after the revolution that established the Soviet Union, a massacre that still raises questions today.
Here is a look back at the secret shooting of Nicholas II, his wife and five children in July 1918 and Russia's efforts since then to come to terms with the killings.
In February 1917, at the height of World War I, desperation ...

 

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