Under the 1977 Constitution of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR),
the Chairman ... The post of General Secretary lacked clear guidelines of
succession, so after the death or removal of ...
JOSEPH STALIN was dead six hours and ten minutes before the Kremlin flag
was lowered and the radio announced that the Dictator was no more. In an age of
months before Lenin's stroke. *This article is ... pre-eminence while Lenin still
lived facilitated the effort to keep the ... The Soviet Succession: Lenin and Stalin.
Jul 27, 2010 ... 26, 1991, Yeltsin could have chosen a different path for Russia's future — the
legal succession of pre-Soviet Russia, which is a completely ...
THE BREAKUP OF THE SOVIET UNION HAS PRESENTED OUR OFFICE WITH.
A HOST OF ... OBLIGATIONS OF PRE-EXISTING TREATIES . THE 1978 ...
Mar 28, 2014 ... As previously stated, in the first years of Soviet power, before the .... of a
succession of nationalist uprisings across the USSR, culminating in the ...
Dec 23, 2014 ... However, this aspect does not define continuity and succession .... the general
rule—a fairly free style of philosophising in pre-Soviet period.
Well before the crisis in the GDR erupted, a few Soviet leaders had been plot- ...
first phase of the post-Stalin succession struggle, but also proved to have last-.
Dec 30, 2013 ... With Uzbekistan currently on the cusp of a succession — as ... Before the Soviet
control of Central Asia, there was a brief period in 1918 when ...
Apr 4, 1990 ... As a result of the collapse of the Soviet Union, Yugoslavia and ... State the
territory of which immediately before the succession of States.