CPSU

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CPSU

abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (formerly) Communist Party of the Soviet Union
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1) Leonard Schapiro, I be Communist Party of the Soviet Union (London: Random House, 1960; 2nd enl.
Traidor starts in early-twentieth-century Poland, where the young Stefan Dabrowski is seduced into becoming a covert agent and trained to work as a spy for several different, sometimes conflicting intelligence offices, all of which lead to the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
Member of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union since 1940.
I do not wish to one day find myself and Putin resembling the aged leaders from the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union standing on Lenin's Mausoleum in similar coats and hats, when it was impossible to tell ( Leonid) Brezhnev from ( Mikhail) Suslov," he said.
initiated by Mikhail Gorbachev and a handful of allies in the leadership of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union in the mid-1980s'.
1922 - Joseph Stalin was appointed general secretary of the Communist party of the Soviet Union.
In short the Labour Party of Wales bares more resemblance to the old Communist Party of the Soviet Union, co-opting potential local community leaders and campaigners into the Labour fold rather than allowing them to become a real thorn in the side of the local establishment, and parroting meaningless fragments of long dead dogma which few of the members believe in or even understand.
And the mighty Communist Party of the Soviet Union was brought down by the Russians without help from outsiders.
In 1985, Gorbachev rose to the level of general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union and initiated a period of political openness (glasnost) and transformation (perestroika) intended to modernize the U.
The process of dismantling Stalinism began officially with the Twentieth Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union in 1956 and since then the development of "real socialism" consisted in the gradual abandonment of its totalitarian features.
The now Central Asian republics, several governed by people whose political careers in Soviet times elevated them to local governors within the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, were also economically tied to and dependent on subsidies from the Soviet economy.
So it was with dictatorships like the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, and the authoritarian "developmental states" of South Korea and Taiwan.
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