WorldViews: What a Soviet soldier saw when his unit liberated Auschwitz 70 years ago

By Ishaan Tharoor, January 27, 2015

When the Soviet Army's 322nd Rifle Division entered the concentration camp at Auschwitz on Jan. 27, 1945, they found a desolation. Mounted on shaggy ponies, they had proceeded with caution as they entered the camp, fearful of a Nazi ambush. But there was no trace of the German enemy.Read full article >>