Definition of 'gulag'
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Likewise, the survivors of the gulag have been largely hidden from our view. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Perhaps this was a long-term reaction to the deprivation that he suffered during his twenties in a gulag labour camp. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most Russians have a relative who spent time in the gulag during Soviet times and they understand how much personal strength it takes to emerge unbroken. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It is as if Stalin, Beria, the Gulag, the Wall, indestructible Gromyko, never existed. THE ENDLESS GAMEAll this she had ignored, just as she had ignored the realities of the state trials of the Gulag. CONFESSIONALThat's what they want to know in the psychiatric hospitals and the prison camps of the Gulag. SNOWLINE
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