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Leader of the Soviet Union from 1924 to 1953

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Joseph Stalin: Leader of the Soviet Union from 1924 to 1953
Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin was a Georgian revolutionary and Soviet politician who led the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until 1953 as the general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (1922–1952) and premier of the Soviet Union (1941–1953). Despite initially governing the Soviet Union as part of a collective leadership, he eventually consolidated power to become the country's de facto dictator by the 1930s. A communist ideologically committed to the Leninist interpretation of Marxism, Stalin formalised these ideas as Marxism–Leninism, while his own policies are known as Stalinism.

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Russia: Giant new military cathedral to remove Putin mosaics

Russia has completed the construction of a giant military cathedral erected to celebrate the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany. The church sparked controversy after it emerged some mosaics were..

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