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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.
He didn't like Fascists and Melsheviks
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
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...
 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
Moscow is available for every player who reached level 70.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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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
Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Moscow (MOW) Shortest Flight Duration 12 hours 55 mins .
Some people believed in the practices he did to the Romanovs. Most did not.Apparently he had a very charismatic presence and speaking style.Women seemed to find him unaccoutably attractive despite his reportedly poor personal hygiene.Pheromones were unknown at the time , but I feel sure that would...
Alaska is 4,350 miles (7,000 kilometers) from Russia.
Soviet forces were alone in the ground war with Germany. A Second  Front would greatly reduce the number of troops and material the  Wehrmacht could muster against the Eastern Front. The Soviet Union  was part of the Allied powers--as were the United States and  Britain. He pushed the U.S. and...
As for similarities, London and Moscow were targets for the  invasion of Britain and the Soviet Union during the Nazi invasions  of Europe, respectively in 1940 for Britain and 1941 for the Soviet  Union. Hitler and Napoleon both wanted to conquer England and  Russia, but failed due to several...
This question refers to three examples of among the most  influential leaders of the Soviet Union and its successor of the  Russian Federation. all three were reformers in distinct  directions. Khrushchev sought de-Stalinization, will Gorbachev  helped end the Soviet Union itself. Yeltsin...
I would have to say thousands, but then again 'group' is not very specific.
Vladimir Lenin led the October Revolution as leader of the Bolshevik party. However, the Red Army (anti-Tsar) contained other political factions, as well. But after the victory of the Red Army, Lenin cleverly outmaneuvered the other factions and his Bolsheviks took complete control of the country. .
Red Square,Ural Mountains,Mt.Elbrus,Volga River,St.Peters-burg and many other attractions!
It is celebrated in November (November 7). The Russian calendar then was 13 days behind many other places in the world. In 1917, Russia had not moved to the Gregorian Calendar adopted in the late 16th Century. The change was, however, adopted shortly after the October Revolution. The armed revolt...
The cost of building the entire Kremlin is not known. However the  cost to build the largest structure there was 11 million rubles.  That is the Grand Kremlin Palace.
Lenin played an active role is trying to end the power of the Russian Orthodox Church. His reign of terror saw the destruction of churches and the killing of priests, monks and nuns. The Orthodox Church was declared illegal under the Communist regime and a systematic campaign of persecution and...
If you drive out to Boulder City, Dilingers bar serves Moscow Mules. They have   great food too!!
Stalin was probably best known for his actions in the Second World War.