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1955 Warsaw Pact signed
       
 
1968 Czechoslovakia invaded by Warpac
1968 Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia Soviet Union People's Republic of Bulgaria East Germany People's Republic of Hungary People's Republic of Poland Czechoslovak Socialist Republic
     
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1989 Romanian Revolution Anti-Ceauşescu protestors Romanian Army Dissident members of the Communist Party Socialist Republic of Romania Securitate and other loyalist forces
 
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1953 The death of Stalin and subsequent rise of Khrushchev.
1979 - 89 10 Soviet war in Afghanistan Mujahideen Supported by: Pakistan United States Saudi Arabia Malaysia Canada People's Republic of China Soviet Union Democratic Republic of Afghanistan
1991 Soviet coup d'état attempt Russia: Defenders of the White House Congress of People's Deputies of Russia Supreme Soviet of Russia President of Russia Council of Ministers of the Russian SFSR Anti-Communist demonstrators in union republics defecting Red Army personnel Republics, against the coup: Estonia
Latvia Lithuania Moldavian SSR International support: United States of America State Committee of the State of Emergency Soviet Army Tamanskaya Division (to 21 August) Kantemirovskaya Division Committee for State Security of Soviet Union Alpha Group (to 21 August) Vympel Group (to 21 August) Union republics and other entities in support of the coup: Byelorussian SSR Republic of Azerbaijan Transnistria Liberal Democratic Party of the Soviet Union Intermovements
1992 War of Transnistria Transnistria Russian Volunteers Russian 14th Army Ukrainian Volunteers Don Cossacks Moldova Romanian Volunteers and advisors
1992 - 3 1 War in Abkhazia Abkhazia Russia Confederation of Mountain Peoples of the Caucasus Russian Cossacks Georgia
1993 Russian constitutional crisis
1994 - 6 2 First Chechen War Chechen Republic of Ichkeria Russia
1999 Invasion of Dagestan Russia IIPB Shura of Dagestan
1999 - 2009 10 Second Chechen War Russian Federation Republic of Chechnya Republic of Ichkeria Caucasian militants Foreign mujahideen
1962 Mass exodus of Kazakhs from Xinjiang to Soviet Central Asia.
1964 Brezhnev ousts Krushchev
1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident
Russia-Chechnya civil war
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1995 First battle of Grozny, Russia. 31 December 1994 8 February 1995 The Russian Army captures Grozny.
1999 Battle of Grozny, Russia. (19992000) The Russian Army sieges Grozny in December, captures it in February 2000.