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 ...
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 ...
Soviet Union and the United States,' the dissolution of the Soviet Un- ..... ately
before the date of succession of States was a dependent territory for the interna-.
Jan 29, 2016 ... Shortly before this, in Paris, Trotsky had met and married Natalya Sedova, by ...
He became a leading spokesman of the St. Petersburg Soviet (council) of .... of
eventual succession to the leadership of Russia became urgent.
THE BREAKUP OF THE SOVIET UNION HAS PRESENTED OUR OFFICE WITH.
A HOST OF ... OBLIGATIONS OF PRE-EXISTING TREATIES . THE 1978 ...
Jun 16, 2016 ... How They Kill Themselves: Ukrainian Modifiers of Their Own Soviet Past ....
proclaimed their succession from the pre-Soviet state formations.
Accounts of the two succession crises the Soviet regime has known .... does, the
source of his pre-eminent authority will be his successful exercise of the office to
Given the country's history of chronic succession problems and associated
conflict, ... The period after the Soviet withdrawal shows the potential and
limitations of Afghan secu- .... before 1978 was King Amanullah's effort to impose
reforms and ...
Even before Fidel Castro announced (July 31, 2006) a temporary handover of ...
evident in part as a response to pressure from the Soviet Union and the ...