Stalin's Mass Deportations

The forced exile of hundreds of thousands of people within the USSR, plus political comedy in the UK, the downfall of Haiti's Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the impact of the tape recorder on Soviet Russia, and Hugo Chavez's first bid for power.

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55 minutes

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Sun 2 Mar 2014 02:06 GMT

World War II Collection

Four Lancaster bombers in the sky

Looking back at almost six years of global conflict, from Hiroshima to the Holocaust

Collapse of the Soviet Union

Soviet History

It's 25 years since Mikhail Gorbachev stood down and the dissolution of the USSR began

Cuban History Collection

Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev, Credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images

Stories from Cuba's recent history and its difficult relationship with the US

Great Sporting Moments in Olympic History

Great Sporting Moments in Olympic History

Stories of endurance, world records and remarkable athletes