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In 1998, Russia ratified the. Currently the country is the 4th largest , with all being managed by State Corporation. Ultimately, the Soviet Army was withdrawn from Afghanistan in 1989 due to international opposition, persistent anti-Soviet guerrilla warfare, and a lack of support by Soviet citizens. In 2010—14, Russia delivered weapons to 56 states and to rebel forces in eastern Ukraine. See also: and An alternative socialist establishment co-existed, the , wielding power through the democratically elected councils of workers and peasants, called. In August 1991, by members of Gorbachev's government, directed against Gorbachev and aimed at preserving the Soviet Union, instead led to the end of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
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