Lecture: Useful Criminals: The Soviet Intelligence, Security and Legal Systems Versus the Holocaust
The lecture by Dr. Yaacov Falcov "Useful Criminals: The Soviet Intelligence, Security and Legal Systems Versus the Holocaust" will take place at the museum "Jews in Latvia", on August 15, 2019, at 18:00.
The lecture will describe the reaction of the Soviet intelligence, security and legal systems to the Holocaust since the late 30's, throughout WWII and until the downfall of the Soviet Union, in 1991. The politicization of the Soviet attitude to the Holocaust perpetrators will be especially emphasized and analyzed.
The lecture will be given by Dr. Yaacov Falkov, a visiting lecturer on insurgency and counterinsurgency history and theory at the Herzliya Interdisciplinary Center and Tel Aviv University, a former visiting research fellow at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and a current research fellow at the Oxford University.
The lecture will be in Russian. The entrance is free.