MOSCOW SHOW TRIALS

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  • Created on: 19-04-12 08:58

TRIAL OF 16 1936

  • Zinoviev & Kamenev charged with muder of Kirov
  • plotting to disrupt Stalin's economic policy
  • working with foreign powers
  • plotting to murder S
  • conspring with Trotsky to restore capitalism
  • Z&K confessed believing S would pardon them after trial was over
  • executed

TRIAL OF 17 1937

  • Trosky & his supporters charged with previous crimes
  • after torture confessed
  • mistakes as one person confessed to murdering Kirov BUT he was in prison whilst this happened!

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