Ex-Egyptian President Mubarak released from prison
After nearly six years in custody, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been freed.
Arkady Bakhin
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Mohamed Lamari
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Lev Skvirsky
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Alexander Novikov
Alexander Alexandrovich Novikov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Алекса́ндрович Но́виков; November 19 [O.S. November 6] 1900 – December 3, 1976) was the Chief Marshal of Aviation for the Sov...
Mikhail Ankudinov
Mikhail Tikhonovich Ankudinov (September 9, 1905 – January 1974) was a Soviet military intelligence officer during World War II. He served as head of the intelligence directorate of the Leningra...
Nicolae Militaru
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Lin Biao
Lin Biao (pinyin: Lín Biāo; Wade–Giles: Lin Piao; IPA: [lǐn pjɑ́ʊ]; December 5, 1907 – September 13, 1971) was a major Chinese Communist military leader who was pivotal in the ...
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Kirill Meretskov
Kirill Afanasievich Meretskov (Russian: Кири́лл Афана́сьевич Мерецко́в; June 7, 1897 – December 30, 1968) was a Soviet military commander. Having joined the Communist Party in 1917, he served in t...
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Milán Václavík
Milán Václavík (28 March 1928 – 2007) was a Slovak-origin Czechoslovak military officer with the rank of colonel general. He served as defense minister from 1985 to 1989, being the last communis...
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Pyotr Grigorenko
Petro Grigorenko or Petro Hryhorovych Hryhorenko or Pyotr Grigoryevich Grigorenko (Ukrainian: Петро́ Григо́рович Григоре́нко, Russian: Пётр Григо́рьевич Григоре́нко; October 16, 1907 – Februar...
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Aleksei Antonov
Aleksei Innokentievich Antonov (Russian: Алексе́й Инноке́нтьевич Анто́нов) (9 September 1896 - 16 June 1962) was a General of the Soviet Army, awarded the Order of Victory for his efforts in World...
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Safar Abiyev
Colonel General Safar Akhundbala oglu Abiyev (Azerbaijani: Səfər Axundbala oğlu Əbiyev; born January 27, 1950) was the Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan from 1995 to 2013. He was considered one of...
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Sagadat Nurmagambetov
Sagadat Kozhahmetovich Nurmagambetov (Kazakh: Сағадат Қожахметұлы Нұрмағамбетов, Russian: Сагадат Кожахметович Нурмагамбе́тов; 25 May 1924 – 24 September 2013) was a Soviet and Kazakhsta...
Boris Gromov
Boris Vsevolodovich Gromov (Russian: Бори́с Все́володович Гро́мов; born 7 November 1943 in Saratov, Russia) is a prominent Russian military and political figure. From 2000 to 2012, he was the Gove...
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Nikolai Fyodorovich Vatutin
Nikolai Fyodorovich Vatutin (Russian: Никола́й Фёдорович Вату́тин; 16 December 1901 – 15 April 1944) was a Soviet military commander during World War II. Vatutin was responsible for many Red Army ...
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Valentin Korabelnikov
Army General Valentin Vladimirovich Korabelnikov (in Russian: Валентин Владимирович Корабельников, b. January 4, 1946, in Tambov Oblast, Soviet Union) is a Russian general, best known for being di...
Mikhail Kirponos
Mikhail Petrovich Kirponos (Russian: Михаи́л Петро́вич Кирпоно́с, Ukrainian: Михайло Петрович Кирпонос, Mykhailo Petrovych Kyrponos; 12 January 1892 – 20 September 1941) was a Soviet Ukrainian...
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Vladimir Kvachkov
Vladimir Vasilievich Kvachkov (Russian: Владимир Васильевич Квачков; born 5 August 1948) is an ex-colonel of Spetsnaz, and a high-ranked officer with the Russian Military Intelligence service (Kva...
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Muhammad Ali Samatar
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Leonid Govorov
Leonid Aleksandrovich Govorov (Russian: Леони́д Алекса́ндрович Го́воров) (22 February [O.S. 10 February] 1897 – 19 March 1955) was a Soviet military commander. An artillery offic...
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Leonty Cheremisov
Leonty Georgiyevich Cheremisov (Russian: Леонтий Георгиевич Черемисов; 1 July 1893 – 17 November 1967) was a Soviet Red Army commander and general who led the 16th Army in the Soviet Far East duri...
Vasily Ivanovich Petrov
Vasily Ivanovich Petrov (Russian: Васи́лий Ива́нович Петро́в; 15 January [O.S. 2 January] 1917 – 1 February 2014) was a senior Russian military official and Marshal of the Soviet...
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Arturs Sproģis
Arturs Sproģis (6 March 1904 – 2 October 1980; Russian: Артур Карлович Спрогис) was a Latvian colonel and commander of the Soviet partisans during the occupation of Latvia by Nazi Germany in World...
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