Sentence Examples


  • When the Soviet Union dissolved only two years later, not with a bang but with a whimper, we were slack-jawed with surprise.
  • - After the revolution in Russia, Western (or Russian) Turkestan became a member of the Federation of Soviet Republics.
  • The exact position of the native states of Bukhara and Khiva, which were later occupied by the Soviet Government, remained obscure.
  • In 1920 she went to Russia as a member of one of the various Labour delegations invited to inspect Soviet conditions of government.
  • This Committee consists of 75 members, sending representatives to Moscow to the meetings of the Central Committee of the All-Russian Federation of Soviet Republics, but the Turkestan Republic showed itself very little inclined to accept the control which the Central Committee at Moscow endeavoured to maintain.