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Putin Goes Soviet: Shades of Hungary 1956

Stringer and IntercontinentalAt right, a Russian armored vehicle sits at a railway station in Rostov Oblast, Russia Feb. 25, awaiting deployment to Ukraine. At left, a Soviet tank sits on St. Joseph Boulevard in Budapest, on Nov. 6, 1956, two days after helping to crush the uprising in Hungary.

COMMENTARY: Right now, Ukraine is being martyred once again. And yet again, the persecutors march from Moscow.