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The forgotten in Belarus

Millions of expatriates were lured home to the then-USSR territory after World War II, only to lose their previous nationality and left impoverished

AFP, GRODNO, BELARUS

But, at almost 90, there is no guarantee Stashko will be able to make the trip. “I would love to go back to the country and find our house again. And maybe see Paris — I’ve never seen Paris,” she said.

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