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Russia agreed to defend Serbia against Austrian aggression because Russia saw itself as the guardian of all Slavs.

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Q: What was Russia fighting for in World War 1?
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Why did Russia stop fighting in World War 1 after 1917?


What year did Russia stop fighting in World War 1?


Who was Russia fighting in World War 1?

Russia was fighting Austria-Hungary, Germany, the Ottoman Empire and Bulgaria, mostly Germany.

Why did Russia want out of World War 1?

Russia was defeated by about early 1917 and was not able to carry on fighting.

Where did most of the fighting in world war 1 take place?

Poland and russia

Why did Russia stop fighting in world war 1?

Russia stopped in 1917 because of internal problems. This eventully became a holiday in russia.

What happend as a result of the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk?

Russia got out of the fighting in World War 1.

Russia what was the total involvement in World War 1?

Russia participated in the war fighting against Germany until 1917-1918 when the Russian Revolution started

Who was fighting with England in World War 1?

France, Belgium, and Russia(for 1 year or so) Later the USA.

Did russia work to gain neutrality in World War 1?

No. Russia joined the war. However, the did try to get out of the fighting after three years due to the high casualities and lack of money for the Russia populace.

Why did Russia lose in World War 1?

Russia backed out of the war before it ended because they were having their Revolution at that time. They had their own country to attend to, which was more important to them than fighting in the war.

What did Russia leaving world war 1 do for Germany?

It helped Germany by allowing it to transfer its troops to the western front because Russia stopped fighting

Russia's greatest military asset in World War 1?

they had more people fighting so they had a better advantge

When Russia withdrew from World War 1 who did Germany turn their attention to?

The French and English fighting on the Western Front.

When did Russia join World War I?

Russia joined world war 1 in 1914

What was Russia's war debt after world war 1?

World War 1 left Russia's economy in complete devastation. By the end of the war Russia had 8,000,000,000 rubles of debt.

What role did Vladimir Lenin play in World War I?

Lenin ended Russia's involvement in World War 1 by having Russia enter into the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk with the Central Powers soon after he took power in Russia after the October Revolution of 1917. Lenin did no fighting in the war.

What did Russia hope to gain from fighting World War 1?

Russia had hoped that involvement in the war would boost its economy. They allied with the French so France would pump money into the country for the war effort.

What did Lenin sign to get russia out of world war 1?

Lenin signed the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk document as a truce to end Russias fighting in the war.

What 2 fronts was Germany fighting in World War 1?

Germany was fighting on the East and West of their boarder. On the East, they were in a fight against Russia. To the west, they faced France.

How did World War 1 impact Russia differently than it did Western European countries?

Russia underwent a political revolution in addition to losing citizens during the fighting

Was World War 1 in Russia?

no russia was in world war 1 they had a big army and stuff but they were not great so they basicaly pulled out of the war early on.

How did Lenin's overthrow of the Russian government affect the course of World War 1?

The greatest impact it had was it removed Russia from the fighting. Germany had been fighting Russia in the east while fighting France and the UK in the west. By eliminating Russia, Germany could concentrate her armies against France and the UK.

What event led to Russia's early exit from world war 1?

The Bolshevik Revolution was the event that led to Russia's early exit from World War 1. It was a costly war for Russia.

What year did Russia leave World War I?

it was 1918 that was the year russia left world war 1