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Buran-Energia : The Soviet Space Shuttle 2.0 on a Moon Rocket Buran-Energia : The Soviet Space Shuttle 2.0 on a Moon Rocket

To many the Soviet space shuttle or Buran was just a copy of the NASA one, it looked surprisingly similar and was meant to do similar things but beyond the looks the two were really quite different, not only in the shuttle vehicles themselves but also the way they got into space. In many ways…

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Call of Duty 2 – Intro & Mission #1 – Red Army Training (Soviet Campaign – Veteran) Call of Duty 2 – Intro & Mission #1 – Red Army Training (Soviet Campaign – Veteran)

1939. The armies of Nazi Germany begin their conquest of Europe. First of all is Poland, then Denmark, Norway, France, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. Now the year is 1941. With an army over 7 million strong, the Nazi War Machine turns to the east and begins the invasion of the Soviet Union. Using Blitzkrieg…

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Soviet/Russian space program: How it really happened (English subtitles) Soviet/Russian space program: How it really happened (English subtitles)

-In the beginning of 1950’s, the country faced a problem. Something like Iran is facing now. -That is, we could be bombed at any moment, without any consequences. We had no means to deliver to the opposite continent. -They said, that it can be a rocket. Sergei Pavlovich Korolyov, Mikhail Pavlovich Tikhonravov, created R-7 rocket.…

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History Brief: The Collapse of the Soviet Union History Brief: The Collapse of the Soviet Union

The Soviet Union existed from 1922 to 1991. So, how did the Soviet Union come to an end? Why did it collapse? The beginning of the end of the Soviet Union came in 1985 when a man named Mikhail Gorbachev became premier. When Gorbachev came to power, he implemented several new governmental policies. These changes…

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Why Russia Did Not Put a Man on the Moon – The Secret Soviet Moon Rocket Why Russia Did Not Put a Man on the Moon – The Secret Soviet Moon Rocket

Ten, nine ignition sequence start six five four three two one zero all engine running lift off , we have a lift off at that it’s probably the most well-known peacetime battle between the United States and the Soviet Union in both technological and ideological terms of the 20th century and although the USA won…

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The Collapse of the Soviet Union The Collapse of the Soviet Union

For almost 70 years during the 20th century, Eastern Europe, Central Asia and modern-day Russia all made up one global power – the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics – also known as the Soviet Union. The Soviet Union was involved in almost every significant historical event after its formation in 1922. After its collapse in…

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C&C RED ALERT 2 – Soviet Campaign Mission 11 RED REVOLUTION C&C RED ALERT 2 – Soviet Campaign Mission 11 RED REVOLUTION

Command & Conquer Red Alert 2 released in the 26th October in year 2000 is one of the most successful C&C titles ever released being a crazy sci-fi oriented sequel to the Red Alert 1 released in 1996 While Red Alert 1 was serious and gritty, Red Alert 2 is wacky, comedic and a colorful…

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The Debate over German POWs in Soviet Hands WW2 The Debate over German POWs in Soviet Hands WW2

In my recent video on the Soviet Prisoners of War in German hands, we saw the horrors inflicted on Soviet POWs, and the death of well over 3 million souls through deliberate neglect, or outright murder. With some minor variants, the sources I used for that video were more or less in agreement. In this…

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