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Divide et Impera or Free and Equal? A Perspective on Soviet Nationalities Policy - MLToday
By T. J. Petrowski December 23, 2019 If you have ever looked at a map of Central Asia and the Caucasus, you have more than likely wondered why the borders of many former Soviet states are so confusing and seemingly irrational. The strategic and fertile Ferghana Valley, for instance, appears to be haphazardly divided between …