Concentration Camps Today

Soviet Russia (Southern Region)

(1 concentration camp, 2 prisons)

(12 concentration camps, 2 prisons)

Forced-labor concentration camps: 205
• 2 for children (Orel, Valuiki [Belgorod])
• 5 for women and their babies (Kandei [Ulyanovsk], Novyi Oskol [Belgorod], Selo Veseloe [Volgograd], Ulyanovsk, Volgograd)
• 1 for women (Petrov Val [Volgograd])

Torture-facility prisons: 42

Psychiatric prisons: 6


Shifrin, A., The First Guidebook to Prisons and Concentration Camps of the Soviet Union, Bantam Books, New York, 1982.