Asked in Soviet Union (USSR)
Why do they call the Soviet union the Soviet union?
Well, a soviet is a council, usually making decisions based on the opinions of the people. The country was made up of republics united, which were socialist in government. United socialist republics under a supreme soviet of the people, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, USSR, Soviet Union. ...
List of leaders of the Soviet Union overthrown by the Bolsheviks?
The Bolsheviks did not overthrow any leaders of the soviet Union. The Bolsheviks were the people who created the Soviet Union lead by Vladamir Lenin. ...
Asked in USSR in WW2, Soviet Union (USSR)
What percent of the people in the Soviet Union were communists?
The Soviet Union is a Socialist Country. While similar to the Communists, it is not the same. ...
Are people part of the Soviet Union if they were born in 1991?
People born in the Soviet Union before it broke up can call themselves Soviets if the want, but their nationality is that of the the country they were born in when it was part of the Soviet Union. For example, a 40-year-old born in the Ukraine state of the Soviet Union is Ukrainian, but free to call themself a Soviet. ...
Asked in Economics, European Union
Which orginazations members were formerly parts of the sovient union?
Some countries that are now in the European Union were part of the Soviet Union. Most countries in the European Union were never in the Soviet Union and most former Soviet Union countries are not in the European Union. Some countries that are now in the European Union were part of the Soviet Union. Most countries in the European Union were never in the Soviet Union and most former Soviet Union countries are not in the European Union. Some countries that are now...
What roles did Russia and the Soviet Union play in Transcaucasia?
People have always seen Transcaucasia has a route for trade and people traveling, the Soviet Union took it over and blocked it. ...
Asked in History of Russia, Soviet Union (USSR)
What country is most closely related to the Soviet Union?
Russia is most closely associated with the Soviet Union because it was the largest , most powerful and most influential of all the republics that made up the Soviet Union. It was Russia that created the Soviet Union when Vladimir Lenin had Russia join with Ukraine, Belorussia and the Transcaucasus Federation to create the Soviet Union in December 1922. Many people erroneously think that the Soviet Union is simply another name for Russia. It is not. Russia Russia is most closely associated with...
Why did the Soviet Union survive the German invasion in 1941?
The soviet union survived the invasion because they had enough people and resources to continue to fight. The leaders had no care for the people they were loosing in the war, and they were able to keep their industrial force by disassembling factories and moving them farther into the soviet union. ...
Do the terms Soviet Union and Soviet Republic mean the same thing?
A soviet republic was a territory of the union (much like states today). USSR (soviet union) stands for "Union of Socialist Soviet Republics" ...