Will Russia be a Rising State a Great Failure?
Will Russia be a rising state or a great Failure?
The collapse of the Soviet Union lead to creation of the New
Russians are trying to reconstruct their economy and social system.
Russian territory has historically had a tremendous impact on the
Russia is very rich in natural resources. Almost all the elements of periodic table are in Russia. Russia is rich in gold, silver, gas and oil, lumber, aluminum, uranium and many other valuable minerals. These resources can be very attractive prospects for future investments.
Historically, Russia has been regarded as a major world power. Slavic peoples settled in Eastern Europe during the early Christian era. Many converted to Christianity in the ninth and tenth centuries. In 988, Prince
When Czar Nicholas II abdicated during World War 1, Vladimir Lenin, head of the Bolshevik Party, led the 1917 revolt that brought down the provisional government and put the Communists in power. Lenin disbanded the legislature and banned all other political parties. A civil war between
In 1922, the Bolsheviks formed the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Lenin was followed by Joseph Stalin, a dictator who forced industrialization and collective agriculture on the people. Millions died in labor camps and from starvation. The Nobel Price laureate, Alexandr
Nikita Khrushchev, who took over after Stalin's death in 1953, declared his intentions to build real communism within 20 years. Hard liners, people opposed to his reforms and policy of peaceful coexistence with the West, replaced Khrushchev in 1964 with Leonid Brezhnev. Until his death in 1982, Brezhnev orchestrated the expansion of Soviet influence in the developing world, ordered the invasion of Afghanistan, and built up the
Gorbachev soon introduced the reform concepts of perestroika
In 1993, after Yeltsin dissolved a combative parliament, his opponents voted to impeach him and seized the "White House" (parliament building) in an attempted coup. Following street riots, the showdown turned violent and militants were forced from the building by tank fire. That victory and the approval of Yeltsin's new constitution were two highlights of an otherwise difficult term in office. Communists and ultra-nationalists mounted a strong challenge to him in the 1996 elections. Despite poor health, Yeltsin prevailed in the voting to become Russia's first ever freely elected president. A violent 21-month war with separatists in the Chechnya region tarnished Yeltsin's image at home and abroad. Finding a solution was complicated by internal rivalries, rebellious military commanders, and
The invasion of Chechen rebels to the Russian territory, Dagestan made
Russian government made several attempts to resolve the difficulties between Russian and other Republics of CIS. In 1996, Russia and Belarus agreed to closely linking their societies without actually merging. The presidents of each nation then signed a union charter in 1997 outlining, among other things, how Russia and Belarus would cooperate and their ethnic groups. Also in 1997, Russia made peace with Ukraine, over ownership of the
A Little information about Turkmenistan english
У роботі розповідається коротка характеристика Туркменії.
The History of Moscow
Росія / english /
Географічне положення Росії. З ким межує. Корисні копалини. Форма управління, символи, населення.
The Russian Federation
Russian political system, history and culture
Російська політична система, історія та культура.
Russia occupy a large territory. It strech almost 10 000 (ten thousend) kilometres from east to west and nearly 5000 (five thousend) kilometres from north to south. It's population is 150 000 000 (one handre
The Tretyakov gallery
Peter the Great
Наша країна .
Economic crisis in Russia (Російська криза 1998 року)
There was a sharp increase in the inflation level after it has been brought down to as little as 5.6% a year in July. The prices began to rise fast and a lot of people were thrown far beyond the poverty level.
Хаос на Кавказі
You see, nowadays the Caucasus problem is one of the sharpest and most important for our country. Chechnya and Dagestan are not only oil, but the source of destability and terrorism.
21 st Century Terrorism
21-е століття. Тероризм.
Russian Federation (Russia)
Російська Федерація (Росія).
About Great Russian Cities
Великі російські міста.
Сільське життя в Росії.
Missile Defense System - Buren for the United States
Even though the US government is insisting on building this missile defense system, the Pentagon hasn't thoroughly tested the system . Seven tests of hitting an airborne target were conducted. The Pentagon stat
енциклопедія з сиру аджапсандалі ананаси узвар