When the Soviet Union dissolved only two years later, not with a bang but with a whimper, we were slack-jawed with surprise.
The Polish war against Soviet Russia continued.
The exact position of the native states of Bukhara and Khiva, which were later occupied by the Soviet Government, remained obscure.
- After the revolution in Russia, Western (or Russian) Turkestan became a member of the Federation of Soviet Republics.
In 1920 she went to Russia as a member of one of the various Labour delegations invited to inspect Soviet conditions of government.