USSR

The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), was a federal socialist state in Northern Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991. Nominally a union of multiple national Soviet republics, it was a one-party state prior to 1990 governed by the Communist Party, with Moscow as its capital in its largest republic, the Russian SFSR. Other major urban centers were Leningrad (Russian SFSR), Kiev (Ukrainian SSR), Minsk (Byelorussian SSR), Tashkent (Uzbek SSR), Alma-Ata (Kazakh SSR) and Novosibirsk (Russian SFSR). It was the largest country in the world by surface area, spanning over 10,000 kilometers (6,200 mi) east …

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Wilson Center Canada · 17 January 2024 English

‘On the Decision to Introduce Martial Law in Poland in 1981’ Two Historians Report to the Commission on Constitutional Oversight of the SEJM of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Paczkowski …

Draw a Balance Sheet’ Ottawa Views the 1974 Canada-USSR Hockey Series John Soares 69. The (Inter-Communist)


CIDP: Centre for International and Defense Policy · 9 January 2024 English

One of the many impacts of our multi-year Afghanistan contribution was to sensitize both politicians and senior bureaucrats to the risks associated with unknown outcomes.11 A combination of events, all …

between the [Union of Soviet Socialist Republics] USSR and the West. They included acts of sabotage against Special Forces USSOCOM U.S. Special Operations Command USSR Union of Soviet Socialist Republics UW Unconventional Republics World War II (WWII) (see also Second (USSR) 99, 111 World War) 80, 95, 97, 99, 106, 193, 218


Alberta Teachers' Association · 21 December 2023 English

Ukraine is one of the world’s leading exporters of wheat, corn and sunflower oil, earning it the nickname “the breadbasket of Europe.” Alberta Connection Alberta is part of the Ukrainian …

the previous Union of Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR)’s russification policy. Ukrainian Armed Forces


Alberta Teachers' Association · 21 December 2023 English

Ukraine is one of the world’s leading exporters of wheat, corn and sunflower oil, earning it the nickname “the breadbasket of Europe.” Alberta Connection Alberta is part of the Ukrainian …

the previous Union of Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR)’s russification policy. Ukrainian Armed Forces


Fraser Institute · 14 December 2023 English

After Estonia ended socialist rule and transitioned back to a market democracy, Estonians enjoyed vast improvements in their incomes, living standards and other key measures of prosperity. After the second …

agricultural production compared with that of the USSR, Sweden, Finland, and Denmark. Each bar shows the Denmark Estonia : Finland Estonia : Sweden Estonia : USSR Output Ratios 5.27 3.21 3.06 1.22 1.36 1.35 1.20 119 131 241 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 Lithuania USSR Finland Estonia Germany Sweden Denmark England USA describes it this way: As of the end of 1938, the USSR had killed about a thousand times more people on the pact publicly committed Nazi Germany and the USSR to mutual non-ag- gression. But it was the secret


Fraser Institute · 30 November 2023 English

After the Soviet Union invaded Estonia and imposed socialism, living standards in Estonia plummeted—particularly compared to neighbouring Finland. Estonia and Finland share much in common including geography and natural resources. …

agricultural production compared with that of the USSR, Sweden, Finland, and Denmark. Each bar shows the Denmark Estonia : Finland Estonia : Sweden Estonia : USSR Output Ratios 5.27 3.21 3.06 1.22 1.36 1.35 1.20 119 131 241 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 Lithuania USSR Finland Estonia Germany Sweden Denmark England USA describes it this way: As of the end of 1938, the USSR had killed about a thousand times more people on the pact publicly committed Nazi Germany and the USSR to mutual non-ag- gression. But it was the secret


Yellowhead Institute · 2 November 2023

Palestine. [...] Emerging disputes between involvement in invasions, Canadians the US, the UK, and the USSR threatened the success of the should confront the realities of their vote. [...] One of the lesser-

in invasions, Canadians the US, the UK, and the USSR threatened the success of the should confront the


Wilson Center Canada · 27 October 2023 English

In a moment where bilateral regulatory mistrust threatens to dismantle many of the financial ties built-up over the last three decades, understanding the mindset of the Chinese regulator becomes all …

extent than I realized, common concerns about the USSR drove the US and PRC together in 1971,” Brzezinski


PICES: North Pacific Marine Science Organization · 11 September 2023 English

Justification of delineation at 60°N The authors of the Bering Sea ecoregions in the PICES North Pacific Ecosystem Status Report use 60 N latitude to delineate the boundary between the …

East Science Centre, Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Vladivostok 1975 (pp. 93-96). Ladd, C., Stabeno Seas. In: Nagel PA (ed) Results of the third US-USSR Bering and Chukchi Seas expedition (BERPAC), Summer Sea and Bering Strait. In: The North-East of the USSR, Vol.2, Fauna and Flora of the Chukchi Sea, Izd


National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health · 7 September 2023 English

The word power has several different meanings in the public health literature, not all of which are relevant to this evidence review (e.g., statistical power), and a number of words …

transitions (for example, experiences of former USSR countries) operate at the level of whole societies


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