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The Return of Uncle Joe Crisis-Stricken Russians Nostalgic for Stalin

Moscow plans to celebrate the Soviet Union's victory over Hitler's Germany with a spectacular parade on Sunday. But this year a shadow has been cast over the festivities by a row over whether posters of Stalin can be hung in the city. Five decades after his death, Russians are still arguing over whether the dictator can be a positive role model.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan