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of growing tension between the Soviet Union and the West. Its publication was met with vocal attacks by the Soviet Union and by international Communist parties. Kravchenko refused to give full credit for editorial assistance from respected journalist Eugene Lyons, instead referring to Lyons as an anonymous "translator." * 1920 - Tartu Peace Treaty signed between Estonia and Russia. * 1943 - World War II: The last Nazi forces surrender to the Soviet (Soviet Union)s after the Battle of Stalingrad. * 1989 - Soviet war in Afghanistan: The last Soviet Union armored column leaves Kabul, ending nine years of military occupation. * 1943 - World War II: The last Nazi forces surrender to the Soviet (Soviet Union)s after the Battle of Stalingrad. * 1989 - Soviet war in Afghanistan: The last Soviet Union armored column leaves Kabul, ending nine years of military occupation. * 1944 - United States troops capture the Marshall Islands. * 1945 - World War II: Soviet Union agrees to enter the Pacific Theatre conflict against Japan. In 1933 the first two prototypes were constructed in the Ursus (Ursus Tractor Factory) factory of the PZInż. The ''C6P'' had the engine placed in the front and used front wheel drive, while the ''C6T'' had the engine placed behind the crew compartment and used the rear wheel drive. After a series of tests the C6P was chosen as a better option. In fact the new tractor, later redesignated as C7P, was much superior to its contemporary counterparts, particularly the British Dragon Medium Mk IV and the Soviet (Soviet Union) T-26T, both in terms of power and additional equipment. The final project included a closed crew compartment and a motor-driven winch. '''Llewellyn E. "Tommy" Thompson Jr.''' (August 24, 1904 - February 6, 1972), was a United States (United States of America) diplomat. He served in Sri Lanka, Thompson's entry in The Political Graveyard Austria, and for a lengthy period in the Soviet Union where his tenure saw some of the most significant events of the Cold War. Set in the aftermath of a nuclear war between the Soviet Union and the United States, the book chronicles the investigations of Carl Landry, a reporter for the Boston Globe. As the story unravels, Carl attempts to uncover the events leading up to the war, while at the same time running from those who would have the truth buried. * 1945 - Yalta Conference ends. * 1971 - US (United States), UK (United Kingdom), USSR (Soviet Union), others sign Seabed Treaty outlawing nuclear weapons in international waters. * 1973 - Vietnam War: First release of American prisoners of war (prisoner of war) from Vietnam takes place. * 1945 - World War II: Soviet Union forces capture Budapest, Hungary from the Nazis. * 1945 - World War II: The Royal Air Force bombers were dispatched to Dresden, Germany (see Bombing of Dresden in World War II). * 1944 - World War II: Assault on Monte Cassino, Italy begins. * 1950 - The Soviet Union and the People's Republic of China sign a mutual defense treaty. * 1900 - In South Africa the Boers and British (United Kingdom) troops fight in the Battle of Hart's Hill. * 1940 - World War II: Soviet Union troops conquer Lasi Island. * 1945 - World War II: During the Battle of Iwo Jima, a group of United States Marines reach the top of Mount Surabachi on the island and are photographed raising the American flag (Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima). The photo would later win a Pulitzer Prize. * 1945 - World War II: The capital of the Philippines, Manila, is liberated by American (United States) forces. * 1945 - World War II: Capitulation of German garrison in Poznan, city is liberated by Soviet (Soviet Union) and Polish (Poland) forces. * 1945 - World War II: The German town of Pforzheim is completely destroyed by a raid of 379 British bombers. Sada is a Christian from an Assyrian (Assyrian people) ethnic family (see his account) in Northern Iraq, that belonged to the Assyrian Church of the East before becoming a 'born-again' Christian. In 1959 he graduated from the Iraqi Air Academy (Iraqi Air Force), and over the following years served as an Air Force Officer, including stints studying overseas in Britain (United Kingdom), the USSR (Soviet Union) and the United States. Through 1964–1965 he was a student at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. After the October Revolution Shukhov decided to stay in the Soviet Union despite having received alluring job offers from around the world. Many signal Soviet engineering projects of the 1920s were associated with his name. In 1919 he framed his slogan: ''We should work independently from politics. The buildings, boilers, beams would be needed and so would we''. In the later 1930s during the Great Purge he retired from engineering work but was not arrested or persecuted. In 1772, Sambir was annexed by the Austrian Empire (see: Partitions of Poland), and it remained part of that country until 1918, when the area of the city saw Polish - Ukrainian fights (Polish-Ukrainian War) over Eastern Galicia (Galicia (eastern Europe)). In 1919, Sambir, known in Polish as Sambor, became part of the Second Polish Republic, until its 1939 annexation by the Soviet Union (see Polish September Campaign). From 1941 to 1944, Nazi Germany occupied the town and in June 1943 declared it 'Judenrein‎'. After World War II, it was taken over by the Soviets, formally joining the Ukrainian SSR. It was home to Sambir air base (Sambir (air base)) during the Cold War. It has been part of independent Ukraine since 1991. '''Valerian Tevzadze''' ( Wikipedia:Post-Soviet states commons:Союз Советских Социалистических Республик

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