Von Sternberg in Mongolia

The Russian Civil War: The Green Phase

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Von Sternberg in Mongolia

The Russian Civil War: The Bolsheviks against the Green Movement, Anarchists, and Japanese intervention (8 June 1921)

Historical Map of Russia & the former Soviet Union

While the Soviets battled the Green movement, White remnants were still at large in the east. One of the last major White generals was Baron Ungern von Sternberg, who invaded Mongolia with his Asian Cavalry Army.

Main Events

Ungern von Sternberg takes Urga, Mongolia.

Socialist Conciliar Republic of Georgia

The Red Army of Soviet Russia enters Tbilisi, capital of the Democratic Republic of Georgia. In their wake, the Revkom headed by Mamia Orakhelashvili and Shalva Eliava proclaims the overthrow of the Menshevik government, the dissolution of the Georgian National Army and People’s Guard, and the formation of the Socialist Conciliar Republic of Georgia.

Okhotsk coast and eastern Yakutia revolt, reinforced by White general Bochkaryov

Soviet sailors revolt
at Kronstadt

Treaty of Moscow

Soviet Russia and the Grand National Assembly of Turkey sign the Treaty of Brotherhood in Moscow, undertaking to establish friendly relations between the two internationally unrecognized countries after both came close to clashing over Armenia and Georgia. The Soviets recognize the Turkish claim to Kars, while the Turks recognize Batum as part of Soviet Georgia.

Peace of Riga

Ukrainian Socialist Conciliar Republic established

Byelorussian Soviet Socialist Republic established

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