• Bolshevik Revolution

    Bolshevik Revolution
    Bolsheviks with the leading of Lenin took the control over Petrograd. They got the opportunity to establish the USSR
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    Civil War

    Civil War happened between 1918-1921. War broke out between the Bolsheviks and non-Bolsheviks (red against white). Bolsheviks controlled the center of the city and made the victory.
  • Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

    Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
    The peace Treaty between Russia and Germany meant Russia left WWI, Russia could focus on its internal affairs
  • NEP

    It partially restored former market conditions and monetary exchange. It served self-interest in order to motivate people. Unfortunately it opposed the socialist idea
  • Formation of the USSR

    Formation of the USSR
    Union of Soviet Socialist Republic
  • Death of Lenin

    Death of Lenin
    Staling gained power
  • Constitution of the USSR

    Constitution of the USSR
    Theoretically, it gives a federal system of independent republics with a legislative, All-Soviet Congress, and executive body called the Executive Committee. It has a dictatorship
  • Five-year plan

    Five-year plan
    Its aim was to speed up the building of socialism. It was unpopular because it demanded a social transformation