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Stalin's daughter dies in the US

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The daughter of dictator Joseph Stalin, who denounced communism after defecting to the US has died at the age of 85.

Svetlana Peters described her father as “a moral and spiritual monster” after the CIA helped her escape the Soviet Union during the cold war.

Peters – the name she eventually adopted – wrote two best-selling autobiographies.