Southern Asia 1922
Turkish Great Offensive
After their 1921 defeat of the Greek invasion at Sakarya, the Turks slowly gathered their forces for their counterattack. In ...
Southern Asia 1930
In late 1929 the Indian National Congress decided to push for the complete end of British rule, declaring 26 January ...
Japanese Conquest of Manchuria
After their defeat by the Soviets, the Nationalist Chinese government moved to crush the growing Communist movement in China once ...
The first Soviet republics to break away were the Baltic states, whose 1940 annexation by the Soviet Union had never ...
The failure of the 1991 August coup broke the Communist Party in the Soviet Union. Real power now lay in ...
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 ...