In sharp contrast to the lackluster performance of the Soviets in Finland, the Germans scored success after success in their ...
Eve of Barbarossa
Following their treatment by the Soviets, Finland and Romania fell into alignment with the Germans. By June 1941, after overrunning ...
The first Soviet republics to break away were the Baltic states, whose 1940 annexation by the Soviet Union had never ...
The first republics to break away from the Soviet Union were the Baltic states, whose 1940 annexation had never been ...
Dissolution of the Soviet Union
The signing of the Belavezha Accords and secession of Russia ended all hopes of preserving Soviet power. On 25 December ...