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New Economic Policy
February 27, 2012
Russia’s loss to Japan in the Russo-Japanese War (1905) indicated that there was a weakness in the Russian government which led to a series of confrontations between Czar Nicholas II and Russian dissidents.
Tsar Nicholas II
Portrait of the coronation of Tsar Alexander III and Empress Maria Fyodorovna, which took place on 28 May. On the left of the dais can be seen his young son and heir, the Tsarevich Nicholas.
Jewish men look at the damage to a building after Russians ransacked their village.
Those hateful bullies have gone too far. First they rode through town shouting terrible things about us. Next, they wrecked our synagogue. Now they break into our homes! The police do nothing to stop them. I'm afraid it is time to leave.
--Nina, Russia, 1890