February 23, 2004 is the 60th anniversary of the deportation of the Chechen people under Stalin. Please join us at Columbia University and the CUNY Graduate Center to commemorate this tragedy and to learn about the ongoing war in Chechnya.
At Columbia University:
Dr. Khassan Baiev, Chechen doctor and author of The Oath: A Surgeon Under Fire
Nick Daniloff, Northeastern University, co-author of The Oath and former Washington and Moscow correspondent for UPI and U.S. News &World Report
International Affairs Building, 420 West 118th street, Room 1219, 12pm.
At The CUNY Graduate Center:
Thomas Goltz, author of Chechnya Diary: A War
Correspondent's Story of Surviving the War in Chechnya
Aset Chadaeva, Chechen nurse, witness to the massacre at Aldy
Followed by a Film Screening of “Welcome to Grozny”
365 Fifth Avenue, Room 5409, 5:30pm.
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