Soviet Union

Russian team members demonstrate belongings of WWII Soviet Union soldiers on the Huoshao Mountain in Muling City, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, May 12, 2015. A one-month-long China-Russia search began Tuesday to locate the remains of Soviet Union soldiers who died in China fighting Japanese invaders in 1945. A 17-member Russian team, along with a group of Chinese archaeologists, are involved in the dig. (Xinhua/Wang Kai)

China & Russia searching for Remains of Soviet WWII Soldiers

China and Russia will begin a search for the remains of Soviet servicemen who died in battles in northeast China in 1945, the local foreign affairs authority announced Monday. The search will focus on Huoshao Mountain in the Heliongjiang city of Mudanjiang, where 413 soldiers from the Soviet Union died fighting Japanese troops in August 1945, …

China & Russia searching for Remains of Soviet WWII Soldiers Read More »