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Questions related to the Russian Federation, (the largest country in the world) and its geography, history, demographics, government, politics, economy, people, culture etc.
It is believed that Russian soldiers played it.
Stalin didn't like Fascists and Mensheviks. . ' . +++ . Along with the Jews, Ukrainians, and many, many others as hebecame steadily more despotic, paranoid and psychotic. Hisdeath-toll greatly exceeded that of Adolf Hitler.
tsar, czar, there are alternate spellings
Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact .
Da~ But in soviet Russia, Mother russia becomes one with you~
is the so called artic desert zone, which includes most of the  islands of the artic ocean and the sea coast of the taymyr penisula
Nikita Khrushchev is the premier of soviet union during the cubanmissile crisis.
During World War II, the 'ruthless leader' of the Soviet Union wasJoseph Stalin (1878-1953). Having achieved absolute power in theCommunist nation during the 1920s, Stalin reigned throughout the1930s, during the whole of World War II, and for a number of yearsbeyond, until his death in 1953.
Russia is pro-palestinian mostly since the 1700's when t became the 'protector of orthodox christians. As for water distribution, Russia supports human rights and fair amounts of water is a human right.
The word is "Capital", not "Capitol". The capital of Russia is Moscow.
The word Marxism-Leninism is used roughly as a synonym for Communism. (Marx was a philosopher who wrote about his ideas for a Communist state, and Lenin was an early leader of the Soviet Union, which was the name Russia took during its Communist period.)China is still a Communits country, although...
Union of Soviet socialist republics
Rasputin: Also called the mad monk, seer, healer and prophet. Hewas born in 1869 and was a mystic man from Russia.
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Western countries e.g. China, Russia, Mongolia, Western Germany Alot of these had communist governments introduced by the USSR. Berlin itself was split-The western side of the wall was mainly inhabited by western Germans and was communist, the eastern side was inhabited by eastern Germans and was...
Many would say, Europe. Of course, there is a problem with that answer, because, geographically speaking, Russia occupies a large part of Europe (also a large part of Asia). To avoid this ambiguity, you can say, Western Europe. Again, some might say that between Western Europe and Russia, there is...
Because there could be weapons of mass destruction aboard it + theycan use the satellites for surveillance.
robbing them of their individuality, forcing them to work in labor camps, and intentionally starving tens of millions of people to death to insure that everyone had enough food. :)
 Fashion in Russia, unlike fashion in most Western European  countries, was not dictated entirely by the appearance of the  clothing. Clothing had to keep the people warm and comfortable and  this need is reflected in the preferred Russian styles. In the  period between the tenth and...
4 years after the Romanov's executions, Anna Anderson claimed she was the missing Grand Duchess, Anastasia. it was after she attempted to commit suicide by jumping of a bridge these claims surfaced.
Yes, she had two sisters and two brothers. Brother: Wilhelm Christian Friedrich von Anhalt-Zerbst (b. 1730, d. 1742)Brother: Friedrich August von Anhalt-Zerbst (b. 1734, d. 1793)Sister: Auguste von Anhalt-Zerbst (b. 1736, d. 1736)Sister: Elisabeth von Anhalt-Zerbst (b. 1742, d. 1745)
These nations were allies with Russia. At one time they were allies with Germany until they switched sides. So I included the Axis powers too. AlliesEthiopia · China · Czechoslovakia · Poland · United Kingdom · India · France · Australia · New Zealand · South Africa · Canada · Norway ·...
No, kids cant vote in any country.
You cannot drive from Texas to Russia.
Stalin had many prison camps in the Soviet Union and had spys everywhere.  If someone spoke out against the government, it would be looked at as opposition towards Stalin's government and would most likely be killed or put in one of these camps
yes , but only to thr romanov family where he could have a pychic healing effect on alexis romanov,s heamophelia but was regarded as a freak buy others
The total driving distance from Belfast, United Kingdom to  Moscow, Russia is 2,267 miles or 3.648 kilometers. By plane  the distance from Belfast, United Kingdom to Moscow, Russia is  about 1,698 miles / 2,732 km
No, Lenin had died in 1924 and the Cold War did not begin till after WWII.
Joseph Stalin in WWII, but 1924 is not during WWII.
the economy was controlled by the government and so that made it a command economy, but there was no compitition so there was a shortage of food .
Ivan the Great created the Kremlin.
Its Warsaw Pact allies . Hungary decided on independence from the Soviet Bloc, and the USSR organised the other countries in eastern Europe to put down the secession.
The Russian revolutionaries who took control of the government in  November 1917 were the Bolsheviks. They were co-founded by Vladimir  Lenin.
The most widely accepted figure is that Stalin killed around 20  million.    See related links below.    But there is no argument, both Hitler and Stalin where ruthless and  blood letting rulers of nations, where the people of those nations  were just to frightened to do anything it....
6,592,800 square miles.
his plans were to keep everybody under control and to do what he says. also to be lieve what he said about people and trust him at all times and everything will be great if his people trusted him.....duhh who asked this stupid question anyway
99.4% of Russians can read and write. That leaves 0.6% of Russians that can't, which are their chilldren ages 2-4.
When the Germans invaded the Soviet Union, his plans did not work. Instead, of an all out attack to capture Leningrad, he decided on siege tactics. The Russians could withstand that. They were used to privations. Then Hitler's army kept going and not concentrating on one objective but on many. The...
Vlad vile was pretty bad in his eyes.
He may have hated some of the nobility, or he may have hated no  one. He was a very good leader at times, and at other times, he was  dangerous and unstable. We can't be sure about who he hated  consistently because he was mentally unstable, and would fly into  rages. He killed his son during a...
Stalin was born in 1879 and died in 1953. So, he was alive during the Second World War (1939-1945.) as well.
On June 22nd 1941 Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union at 0400 GMT. At 0500GMT the propaganda minister of Germany Joseph Goebbels announced a statement from Hitler declaring that the mobilization of the German army would be the "greatest the world has ever seen". In 1939 Germany and The USSR had...
Easter is an important holiday for Russia because they bless everyone in church and hide Easter Eggs for kids to have fun. They also set up fun games and activities for the kids. The grown ups also join in on the fun
Germany attacked the USSR and won many battles but in the end he lost to Russia's mighty force both in Russia and Germany.
The greatest battles of WWII in Europe/Asia were fought in the Soviet Union. The German Army was so badly beaten by the Soviets that only a token force of the German Army remained to face the Normandy Invasion of 1944.
Not very, because a lot of people went without bread, meat, or even clothing the richest never cared about the poor just about how good they looked
Since Rome was then the HQ of the Church of the West, and Constantinople has fallen to the Turks, The Orthodox Church found it suitable to reassign Moscow as The Center of Orthodoxy Christianity, there fore being the "Third Rome."
USSR ended in 1991 because of: - Bad economy - Bad Leadership - Afghan war - Falling of Berlin wall - Government not liked by the public
Stalin's Idea of "Help"Stalin stole the peasants' food, their livelihood and their lives. They went without religion for 24 years. Although he did bring them up to date in their economy, he killed millions in the process.
War. That would have spoilt the arangement.
The role of the Soviet secret police was to combat counter-revolution and sabotage. The name of the first secret police was the Cheka, which was short for the the Russian acronym for the All-Russian Extraordinary Committee to Combat Counter-Revolution and Sabotage.In a large way it was not a "secret...
then in moscow it is 1.30 am of the next day
Answer . Pork chop hill, heart break ridge, yosun vally,
From a painting I saw, they were colored blue.
Yes, Ivan the Terrible is the grandson of Ivan the Great.
The collectivization (nationalization of private land and merging it into big units of land, where former land owners had to work for a salary) crippled the Lithuanian agriculture, and it still has not regained full potential to this day. During the rule of Soviet Union, moral decay has made way...
The Bolsheviks adopted red as their symbolic color, and the communist state that they created continued to associate itself with that color, until the fall of communism in 1989.
Nicholas II abdicated the throne during the February Revolution of 1917, because he had lost control over the police and the military forces in Petrograd and other cities where rioting had broken out. He no longer had the power to stop the chaos. His ministers, members of the Duma and others...
There are a lot of myths around Stalin's legacy, mostly invented to  discredit Marxism-Leninism. He mostly did good. I would advise  reading anything by Sir Bernard Pares or Professor Grover Furr.  Many people will try to explain that Stalin was a mass murderer to  some degree, but it's really...
The revolution of 1917 produced an almost all-Jewish government in Russia; and by that time power [of Ashkenazim] over governments in the West was so great that the nature of this new regime was little discussed, a virtual law of heresy having come into force there. This was Mr. Robert Wilton,...
They are ancestors of the Slavs, the Baboloons. They also maintain the largest religion in Russia, the Babboonial religion where they worshop Babboons and believe that if they sacrafice a Babboon, they will later be reincarnated into a Babboon and be sacraficed for their religion, and then be in...
  The USA and its Allies Against Japan
As superpower United States watches other superpowers in the game of global domination, especially if that another superpower is a totalitarian state. If not checked Soviet or communist control could spread to western Europe and all over the world as communist ideas were very popular at the time.
It is known that the Russian side lost 60,000 troops in the  Kerensky (or July) Offensive of World War I. The total number of  casualties for the Austro-Hungarian and German side is unknown.
As a result of the collapse of the Soviet Union: . the threat of the anihilation of humanity was reduced, andperhaps eliminated for a time. . Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania regained theirindependence. . Belarus, Ukraine, Moldavia, Georgia and other former Sovietrepublics bacel independent states. ....
He had stepped down from throne after the death of his father on October 20, 1991
Similarities between Stalin and Lenin were they were both Bolsheviks wanting to make a communist state in Russia.
The Soviet Union no longer exists. It included Russia and a number of other countries. It spread across two continents, as does Russia again. The continents are Europe and Asia.None, any more, since it has ceased to exist. When it existed, it straddled Europe and Asia. Mostly Asia.
Because he was besties with Hitler
The Soviets were fighting insurgents in Afghanistan. The US was fighting a nation with a standing army, air force, and navy. Insurgents=Rebelling against the government/unlawful