TITLE

The Refugee Helpers

AUTHOR(S)
Frantzell, Lennart
PUB. DATE
February 1981
SOURCE
National Review;2/6/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an account of the bravery of several individuals who risked their freedom and life just to help captives flee from Eastern Europe. It details the manner in which Swede Karl-Goran Wickenberg managed to pass across the Soviet border to meet a woman who is trying to defect to the West. It also deals with techniques of escape and detection used by the refugee helpers and the East German secret police.
ACCESSION #
6074308

 

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