A roundup of the best Russia blog posts from this week
Monthly Archive: October 2010
A brief analysis of why the USSR collapsed.
Today, Siberian Tigers live mainly in the South East of Russia.
A brief history of the Romanov Dynasty, which ruled Russia between 1613 and 1917.
Bored of exposing US and British atrocities in Afghanistan, Wikileaks have turned their attention to Russia and China.
USSR GDP in 1989 was $2,500, compared to US GDP of $4,862 billion – as seen in the attached chart.
USSR is an abbreviation for Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. This title is also sometimes shortened to the Soviet Union.
A list of the 15 countries in the Soviet Union. Also information about other short-lived Soviet countries through history.