Soviet Socialist Republic

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Noun1.Soviet Socialist Republic - one of the states that formerly made up the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (1922-1991)Soviet Socialist Republic - one of the states that formerly made up the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (1922-1991)
province, state - the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation; "his state is in the deep south"
Russia, Soviet Union, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, USSR - a former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia and others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991
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23 (SUNA) - The Chairman of the Russian Chamber of Commerce, the former President of the Republic of Kalmykia, one of the Republics of the Soviet Union, Kirsan Nikolayevich Ilyumzhinov, has affirmed that Sudan was deemed as one of the rich countries in natural resources.
As a compromise, it was also decided that two large republics of the Soviet Union, the Ukraine and Byelorussia, would be granted full membership status in the United Nations--not all sixteen republics as the Soviets had originally proposed.
Its structure still consists of 11 of the 15 former republics of the Soviet Union.
The effect is felt most strongly, though, in Central Asia, amongst the ethnically Turkish former republics of the Soviet Union.
In total, the museum project consists of 15 pavilions dedicated to the republics of the Soviet Union.
And four former republics of the Soviet Union with nuclear weapons gave them up after its dissolution.
These Baltic States are Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, former republics of the Soviet Union that joined NATO in 2004.
But what seemed like a permanent division of the world into competing spheres of interest suddenly ended in 1989, when the Eastern Bloc left the Soviet orbit, soon followed by the republics of the Soviet Union itself.
Lockwood (a curriculum manager in the Intelligence Training Branch, Office of Intelligence and Analysis, US Department of Homeland Security) describes his own Lockwood Analytical Method for Prediction (LAMP), a hybrid methodology for predictive intelligence analysis first developed in order to predictively understand the nuclear weapons politics of the newly-independent republics of the Soviet Union.
At the time, both Russia and Ukraine were republics of the Soviet Union.
There's nonetheless something terribly disconcerting about the notion of Putin being able to reclaim territory on a whim, given that there are ethnic Russian enclaves across most former constituent republics of the Soviet Union -- and even the odd territory actually eager for some sort of linkage, such as Transnistria, which broke away from Moldova in 1992.
The new firm will be covering the whole of Europe and Russia, as well as former republics of the Soviet Union.