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6 news items

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eTurboNews
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 15:07:30 -0700

During the 1940s and 50s, thousands of prisoners worked at forced labour camps in the Tomponsky district building the M56 Kolyma Highway, often called the "road of bones" as many of them died during construction. Minister Yekaterina Kormilitsyna said: ...
 
AsiaNews.it
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:49:38 -0700

During the 1940s and 1950s, thousands of political prisoners, dissidents and anti-government activists worked in forced labour camps - the gulag - located in the Tomponsky District, where they built the M56 Kolyma Highway, often called the "road of ...
 
Capecodonline (blog)
Sun, 12 Jan 2014 15:37:30 -0800

... when you reach and pass them you have an experience similar to that of drivers on the Road of Bones (Russia's M56 Kolyma Highway) in which you have passed the best efforts of that player or perhaps surpassed, since you are doing better than they did?
 
New Yorker (blog)
Thu, 26 Aug 2010 00:18:45 -0700

In the magazine this week, Ian Frazier recounts his visit to an abandoned Stalin-era gulag on the Topolinoe Highway, an offshoot of the M56 Kolyma Highway, known as the “Road of Bones,” on a trip to Siberia. (Last summer, we published Frazier's two ...
 
GMA News
Mon, 11 Mar 2013 18:51:09 -0700

Across the 1,260-mile M56 Kolyma Highway, also known as the Road of Bones. Built by Gulag prisoners during the Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin era, this lethal frost-covered track is only passable during winter when the rivers are frozen over. With layers ...
 
The Independent (blog)
Mon, 03 Dec 2012 10:30:46 -0800

To get there, Charlie and his team had to travel along the M56 Kolyma Highway, or the 'Road of Bones', so called as when Stalin's political prisoners were digging it as part of his gulag programmes one dropped dead every metre. Their bodies were simply ...
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