The Soviet Union officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics abbreviated to
USSR ... The Cold War ended during his tenure, and in 1989 Soviet satellite
countries in .... councils, known in Ru...
Jun 8, 2015 ... The country occupied nearly one-sixth of the Earth's land surface, including ... In
addition to these, the U.S.S.R. as of 1990 was made up of 20 ...
There were 15 countries in the Soviet Union from 1956 until its collapse in 1991.
... The other republics were made up of parts of the former Russian Empire.
Also known as the Soviet Union, the new communist state was the successor to
the Russian Empire and the first country in the world to be based on Marxist ...
The countries that were once part of the Soviet Union include Armenia, ... The
Soviet Union was formed in 1922 from the wreckage of the Russian Empire.
Aug 17, 2016 ... What Was the USSR and Which Countries Were In It? The Union of Soviet
Socialist ... Countries That Made Up the Former USSR. Of the fifteen ...
It became independent in 1991, following the collapse of the Soviet Union. ...
Armenia has seen great changes since the break-up of the Soviet Union in 1991.
Soviet-controlled Communist parties in other countries became friendlier to more
... to cede Bessarabia and N Bukovina, and the Moldavian SSR was created.
Jun 9, 2014 ... He has close ties with Russia, and the countries have signed a series ..... In 1992,
shortly after the Soviet Union's collapse, Slavic separatists waged ... Moldovans
comprise about 85% of the overall population today, and have ...
May 27, 2014 ... USSR, formed post the Russian Revolution in 1922 was a union of Soviet ...
World's largest country by area, Soviet Union was known for its unity in ... which
created unrest among the republics, leading towards the dissolution.