Military history of Russia


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The military history of Russia starts with the first people to establish settlements, the Rus', who built Kiev, the Mongol invasion, the numerous wars against Turkey, Poland, Sweden, the Seven Years War, Napoleonic Wars, the Crimean War, and the two world wars, under the Soviet Union, as well as numerous other conflicts. Post 1991 it became the Military history of the Russian Federation.

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