• Soviet Union - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soviet_Union 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, in practice its government and economy were highly centralized until its final years. It was a one-party state governed by the Communist Party, with Moscow as its capital in its ...
  • Republics of the Soviet Union - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Republics_of_the_Soviet_Union The Republics of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics or Union Republics (Russian: Сою́зные Респу́блики, tr. Soyúznye Respúbliki) were ethnically based administrative units of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR). For most of its history, the USSR was a highly centralized state; the decentralization reforms during the era of Perestroika ("Restructuring") and ...
  • Soviet Union | History, Leaders, Map, & Facts | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/Soviet-Union During the period of its existence, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics was by area the world’s largest country. It was also one of the most diverse, with more than 100 distinct nationalities living within its borders.The majority of the population, however, was made up of East Slavs (Russians, Ukrainians, and Belorussians); these groups together made up more than two-thirds of the total ...
  • Union Of Soviet Socialist Republics | Encyclopedia.com

    www.encyclopedia.com/places/.../union-soviet-socialist-republics The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, or the Soviet Union, was the world’s first Communist state, existing from 1922 to 1991. It was a one-party socialist regime, with the decisions of the ruling Communist Party carried out by a Supreme Soviet, a Presidium, a premier who served as head of state, and a Council of Ministers.
  • Union of Soviet Socialist Republics - Wiktionary

    en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Union_of_Soviet_Socialist_Republics Union of Soviet Socialist Republics ( historical ) A confederation of nominally independent socialist republics led by the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic from 1922 to 1991. Synonyms [ edit ]
  • Union of soviet socialist republics | Definition of Union ...

    www.dictionary.com/browse/union-of-soviet-socialist-republics Union of soviet socialist republics definition, a former federal union of 15 constituent republics, in E Europe and W and N Asia, comprising the larger part of the ...
  • Union of Soviet Socialist Republics | DC Database | Fandom

    dc.fandom.com/wiki/Union_of_Soviet_Socialist_Republics The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), or the Soviet Union, was a constitutionally socialist state that existed in Eurasia from 1922 to 1991. The country was a one-party state, governed by the Communist Party with Moscow as its capital. The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), or...
  • What Was the USSR and Which Countries Were in It?

    www.thoughtco.com/what-was-the-ussr-1434459 The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (also known as the USSR or the Soviet Union) consisted of Russia and 14 surrounding countries. The USSR's territory stretched from the Baltic states in Eastern Europe to the Pacific Ocean, including the majority of northern Asia and portions of central Asia.
  • Soviet Union: Stalin, Cold War & Collapse | HISTORY - HISTORY

    www.history.com/topics/russia/history-of-the-soviet-union A 1922 treaty between Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Transcaucasia (modern Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan) formed the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR).The newly established Communist ...
  • USSR Established - HISTORY

    www.history.com/this-day-in-history/ussr-established The USSR, also known as the Soviet Union, was established in post-revolutionary Russia. The USSR comprised a confederation of Russia, Belorussia, Ukraine, and the Transcaucasian Federation ...