Russia marks anniversary of Stalin's death

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Communist supporters, unseen, carry a portrait depicting Soviet dictator Josef Stalin as they line up to place flowers on Stalin's grave in Red Square, outside the Kremlin wall to mark the 60th anniversary of his death, Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Stalin led the Soviet Union from 1924 until his death in 1953. Communists credit him with leading the country to victory in World War II while others condemn the brutal purges that killed millions. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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Six decades on, Stalin's legacy remains the subject of bitter debate and broad interpretation in Russia, where many still believe he did some good for the country.

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