Gulag

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A cairt o the Gulag camps, which exeestit atween 1923 an 1961, based on data frae Memorial, a human richts group. Some o these camps operatit anly for a pairt o the Gulag's existence.

The Gulag (Roushie: ГУЛАГ, leet. "ɡʊˈlak"; acronym o Roushie главное управление лагерей "main administration of the camps", uisually translatit "Chief Directorate o Camps") wis the govrenment agency that admeenistert the main Soviet forced labour camp seestems during the Stalin era, frae the 1930s till the 1950s.