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Given the concern about Soviet oil in World War II, why is so little mention made of captured Soviet coal reserves?

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Were the Soviet soldiers in Afghanistan officially volunteers?

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What heavy industrial work, if any, was done in USSR 1923-1927?

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Could the leader of the Soviet Union have been removed legally?

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When did Soviet authorities first plan/conceive of migrating their industry if war broke out?

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What was the extent of Kohl's government opposition to the independence of Ukraine?

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Were there written (draft) Soviet proposals that would have effectively restricted the US navy from (parts of) Europe?

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Were the Germans in a position to capitalize on their military objectives at Stalingrad without capturing the whole city?

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Why was Stalin OK with the UN's headquaters being placed in the US?

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Did (other) PRC or Soviet leaders give 3+ hour congress speeches?

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Was there a Cold War era Russian safe haven city for politicians and scientists?

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How close was the Soviet Union to collapsing during WW2?

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Why was Stalin chosen as the First General Secretary in 1922?

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What was the fate of Latvian Jewish population sent to gulags in June 1941?

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