Bolsheviks


Bolsheviks
Bol·she·vik || 'bəʊlʃɪvɪk /'bɒl- n. member of the Social Democratic party in Russia (from 1903-1917); member of the Russian Communist party (in the former Soviet Union)

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  • Communist Party (bolsheviks) of Lithuania and Belorussia — The Communist Party (bolsheviks) of Lithuania and Belorussia ( ru. Коммунистическая партия (большевиков) Литвы и Беларуси, abbreviated КП(б)ЛиБ, translit. KP(b)LiB) was a communist party in the Lithuanian Belorussian Soviet Socialist Republic,… …   Wikipedia

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  • All-Union Communist Party Bolsheviks — The All Union Communist Party Bolsheviks (Всесоюзная Коммунистическая партия большевиков,ВКПБ, Vsesoyuznaya Kommunisticheskaya Partiya bol shevikov, VKPb ) is a Marxist Leninist and anti revisionist political party operating in Russia and other… …   Wikipedia

  • All-Union Communist Party (bolsheviks) — (in Russian: Всесоюзная Коммунистическая партия (большевиков) , abbreviated ВКП(б)) is a political party operating in the former Soviet Union. ВКП(б) was formed in 1995, following a split from the All Union Communist Party Bolsheviks (VKPB). The… …   Wikipedia

  • Communist Party (Bolsheviks) of Ukraine — For the post Soviet party, see Communist Party of Ukraine and Communist Party of Ukraine (renewed). The Communist Party (Bolshevik) of Ukraine (Ukrainian: Комуністична Партія (більшовиків) України Komunistychna Partiya (bilshovykiv) Ukrayiny,… …   Wikipedia

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  • Memorial to the People Killed by Bolsheviks — Location Răzeni Designer Tudor Cataraga Completion date 2009 Opening date February 21, 2009 Dedicated to Victims of the Răzeni Massacre The Stone cross in the memory of the people killed by Bolsheviks (Romanian …   Wikipedia


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