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Russia & The Former Soviet Union. St. Basil’s, Russian Orthodox Church, built in 1555 by Ivan the Terrible. Ivan, The Terrible, born 1533. Cossack & Tatar. The Siberian High. People per. Catherine II, The Great, 1782.

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Russia the former soviet union

Russia & The Former Soviet Union


St basil s russian orthodox church built in 1555 by ivan the terrible

St. Basil’s, Russian Orthodox Church, built in 1555 by Ivan the Terrible


Ivan the terrible born 1533

Ivan, The Terrible,born 1533


Cossack tatar

Cossack & Tatar


Russia the former soviet union

The Siberian High


Russia the former soviet union

People per


Catherine ii the great 1782

Catherine II, The Great, 1782


We ll give above the plan we ll cut more trees than the plan calls for

“We’ll give above the plan!”(we’ll cut more trees than the plan calls for.)


Peter the great 1838

Peter, the Great, 1838


Nicholas ii 1898 the last tsar inaugurated the trans siberian rr longest in the world

Nicholas II, 1898the last TsarInaugurated the Trans-Siberian RR, longest in the world.


Defeat by the japanese 1905

Defeat by the Japanese, 1905


Karl marx 1818 1883 german philosopher economist author of the communist manifesto and das kapital

Karl Marx 1818-1883German philosopher & economist, author of The Communist Manifesto andDas Kapital


Vladimir lenin 1870 1924

Vladimir Lenin, 1870-1924


Lenin stalin

Lenin & Stalin


Russification

Russification


Stalin mao genocidal pals turned bitter foes

Stalin & Mao, genocidal pals turned bitter foes


Russia the former soviet union

After Stalin’s death in 1953, the Russians made new overtures to the Chinese, but the Sino-Soviet split soon occurred as Mao perceived Khrushchev to be an appeaser to the West.


Russia the former soviet union

Fake?

We will bury you!

Nikita Khrushchev at the UN, 1960.

Real?


Russia the former soviet union

Ruined Petro-Landscape, Azerbaijian


Russia the former soviet union

Siberian Gas Works


Mikhail gorbachev

Mikhail Gorbachev

Glasnost openness

Perestroika restructuring


Mr gorbachev tear down this wall r reagan 1989

“Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” R. Reagan, 1989


Russian girls on a bus moscow 1990s national geographic

Russian girls on a bus, Moscow, 1990sNational Geographic


Russian mail order brides

Russian mail order brides

http://www.anastasiadate.com/?gclid=ck-l4-qjz7icfqkcnqod_waawq


Russia the former soviet union

Novgorod in Soviet times


Russia the former soviet union

Novgorod after 1989


Chernobyl disaster 1986

Chernobyl Disaster 1986


Kalmykia russia

Kalmykia, Russia

Kalmyks are Buddhists from a Steppe horse culture!


Golden temple kalmykia russia

Golden Temple, Kalmykia, Russia


Russia the former soviet union

Irredentism:

Azerbaijan & Armenia


Kudzu at batumi georgia on the black sea

Kudzu at Batumi, Georgia, on the Black Sea


Russia the former soviet union

The 2008 South Ossetia war was fought in August 2008 between Georgia on one side and South Ossetia, Abkhazia and Russia on the other, resulting in a major Ossetian, Abkhaz, and Russian victory and the expulsion of Georgian military from both disputed territories.


South ossetia tshinval freedom square

South Ossetia, Tshinval, Freedom Square


Gori georgia fort

Gori, Georgia, Fort


Iosif vissarionovich dzhugashvili aka joe stalin man of steel 1878 1953

IosifVissarionovich Dzhugashvili, aka Joe Stalin, man of steel, 1878-1953


Gori georgia stalin s birthplace

Gori, Georgia, Stalin’s birthplace


Tbilisi georgia s capital city dot

Tbilisi, Georgia’s Capital City: DOT


Tbilisi georgia buffalo bills

Tbilisi, Georgia, Buffalo Bills?


Amu darya irrigation

Amu Darya Irrigation


Putin leads the cranes

Putin leads the cranes!

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/sep/06/putin-hang-glider-endangered-cranes


Putin convinces the cranes to follow his ultra light

Putin convinces the cranes to follow his ultra-light

http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/419299/september-20-2012/vladimir-putin-s-crane-flight


Russia the former soviet union

Leningrad Cowboys


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