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Soviet Russia

n
(Placename) (formerly) another name for Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, Soviet Union
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So′viet Rus′sia


n.
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Noun1.Soviet Russia - formerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern AsiaSoviet Russia - formerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern Asia
Borodino - Napoleon defeated the Russians in 1812 in a pitched battle at a village in western Russia west of Moscow, but irreparably weakened his army
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
Eurasia - the land mass formed by the continents of Europe and Asia
Komi - a member of a Finnish people living in the northwestern Urals in Russia
Cheremis, Cheremiss, Mari - a member of a rural Finnish people living in eastern Russia
Inger, Ingerman, Ingrian - a member of western Finnish people formerly living in the Baltic province where Saint Petersburg was built
Mordva, Mordvin, Mordvinian - a member of the agricultural people living in the central Volga provinces of European Russia
Veps, Vepse, Vepsian - a member of a Finnish people of Russia
Mansi, Vogul - a member of a nomadic people of the northern Urals
Russian - a native or inhabitant of Russia
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He served as head of government of Soviet Russia from 1917 to 1922 and of the Soviet Union from 1922 to 1924.
This was after women in Soviet Russia finally gained suffrage.
By the agreement, Soviet Russia became the first state in the world to recognize Estonia's independence, and the state border between the two countries was also defined.
"The plane crash incident was staged as a decoy by the Japanese to enable him to escape to Soviet Russia where he had contacts.
The mainly male leaders fought about socialism versus communism, totalitarianism versus democratic socialism, and whether Soviet Russia or the United States was more to blame for the Cold War and the nuclear arms race.
Written and published in Berlin in 1922 immediately after Dan, a prominent menshevik leader, had been exiled from soviet Russia, it describes in vivid terms Dan's personal experiences under conditions of war communism, civil war, and the beginnings of the New Economic Policy (NEP).
This is due to Iran's long, negative history with Russia--which has included Tsarist Russian conquest of Iranian territory in the 19th century, Tsarist Russian intervention against Iran's Constitutional Revolution in the first decade of the 20th century, Soviet Russia's support for secession in northwestern Iran after both World War I and World War II, Soviet occupation of northern Iran during World War II and (unlike the British who occupied southern Iran) unwillingness to withdraw its forces afterward, and support for Saddam Hussein during the 1980-88 Iran-Iraq War.
Petersburg, and Lenin's hometown, the provincial city of Ulianovsk (formerly Simbirsk), she divides her book into chapters on the Soviet and post-Soviet gender orders, lesbian relationships in late Soviet Russia, the home, public space, and the creation of queer space.
They discussed about the history of the events during the January 1996 and atrocities of soviet Empire's armed forces' massacre against peaceful Azerbaijani people who were demanding their freedom, dignity, and were protesting soviet Russia's unconditional support for Armenian aggressors.
Following WWI, Ukraine was invaded by Poland, then Soviet Russia, then Hitler's Germany, then Soviet Russia again.
We will not forget that Tajikistan adopted many evacuees from the towns of Soviet Russia. Tajiks hosted and took care of them.
An intriguing premise gets bogged down in a surfeit of subplots and back stories in this unwieldy thriller set in Soviet Russia. It's a pity since the cast includes such white-hot talents as Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace and Gary Oldman.

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