Born in the October revolution of 1917, and officially declared in 1922 with the union of the Transcaucus republics, Ukrainian SSR, Belorussian SSR and the Russian SFSR. The Union struggled since its creation with a backwards industry, largely rural economy. Its military lagged many years behind the Great powers of Europe. 

The Great Patriotic WarEdit

Cold WarEdit

Dark TimesEdit

A New MilleniumEdit