Chaing Kai-Shek (L) and Mao Tse-Tung ® pose for an official photo in the WWII years when both shared the Japanese as a common enemy. After the defeat of Japan, the two men waged a civil war for control of China. Mao’s Red Army pushed Chang’s KMT out.
Each of the Baltic countries has a museum of the Soviet Occupation, which lasted fifty years. Tens of thousands were murdered or deported to Siberia. This is a village of Lithuanians in the Gulag. Many never returned to their home country.