This is USSR / Stalin crimes to humanity:
And these are polls showing what is Russian attitude (under putin regime propaganda) to these war crimes:
45% – crimes of Stalin can be justified, but 3 years before on 2012 only 21 % thought so.
Now 57% – object calling Stalin a criminal.
2010 there where 18 – 19% of Russians who called Stalin’s death as “great leader and scholar loss” now this number has increased to 24%.
Also check out articles:
Majority of Russians Say Stalin Played ‘Positive Role’
Stalin wiped from Soviet Gulag prison museum
Museum Honoring Stalin’s Legacy Set to Open in Russia
Did Vladimir Putin call the breakup of the USSR ‘the greatest geopolitical tragedy of the 20th century?’