Forced labor in the Soviet Union


Forced labor in the Soviet Union

The following closely related categories of forced labor in the Soviet Union may be distinguished.

*Pre-Gulag forced labor of the early Soviet Russia and Soviet Union
*The Gulag system,
*Foreign forced labor in the Soviet Union of 1939-1954 which included labor of the World War II prisoners of war and internees.
*Post-Stalin penal labor in the Soviet Union: Corrective labor colony (Исправительно-трудовая колония, ИТК) , Colony-settlement (Колония-поселение), corrective labor without incarceration (Исправительные работы без лишения свободы).

ee also

*Katorga, penal labor in the Russian Empire


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