A researcher walks past remains and personal belongings of people shot by the Soviet authorities under Josef Stalin found at a site outside the far eastern city of Vladivostok June 7, 2010.REUTERS/Yuri Maltsev He said money and clothes from the 1930s had been found at the site. 1963 the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland dissolves. Singapore independence 1966 - Botswana, Gambia, and Lesotho independent. Bangladesh independence 1972 - Ceylon changes to Sri Lanka 1973 - Bahamas independence 1974 - Guinea-Bissau independence. 1975 - Angola (formally Portuguese West Africa) and Mozambique independent. Tanganyika and Zanzibar merge to form new country: Tanzania 1965 - Southern Rhodesia independent (later became Zimbabwe in 1979 or 1980). She said far more bodies were likely to be found as adjacent sites are studied.“This happens all over the country, it’s impossible to say how often,” Felige said.
VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) - Russia has uncovered at least 495 skeletons, many with head gunshot wounds, in a mass grave probably dating back to purges under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin in the 1930s, municipal authorities said Wednesday.
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