History of the Russian Far East
The Russian Far East (Russian: Дальний Восток России, Dal’niy Vostok Rossii; [ˈdalʲnʲɪj vɐˈstok rɐˈsʲiɪ]) is the Russian part of the Far East, i.e. the extreme east parts of Russia, between Lake ...
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Koryo-saram
Koryo-saram (Cyrillic: Корё сарам, Hangul: 고려사람) is the name which ethnic Koreans in the post-Soviet states use to refer to themselves. The term is composed of two constituents: "Koryo", which refers ...
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Russo-Japanese War
The Russo-Japanese War (8 February 1904 – 5 September 1905) was "the first great war of the 20th century." It grew out of rival imperial ambitions of the Russian Empire and the Empire of Japan ov...
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Soviet-Japanese Border Wars
A series of Soviet–Japanese border conflicts, without any formal declaration of war, occurred between 1932 and 1945.Before the Japanese occupation of Outer Manchuria, the Soviet Union had also engage...
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Great Northern Expedition
The Great Northern Expedition (Russian: Великая Северная экспедиция) or Second Kamchatka expedition (Russian: Вторая Камчатская экспедиция) was one of the largest organised exploration enterpr...
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History of Manchuria
Manchuria is a region in East Asia. It has a Buddhism civilization from China of the Jin dynasty. Depending on the definition of its extent, Manchuria can either refer to a region falling entirely wit...
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Russification
Russification (Russian: русификация rusifikátsiya) is a form of cultural assimilation process during which non-Russian communities, voluntarily or not, give up their culture and language in favor ...
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Gunther von Etzel
Franz Hermann Günther von Etzel (December 14, 1862 – January 21, 1948) was a career soldier and general in the Imperial German Army, active in World War I.
A native of Magdeburg, Etzel entered the...
Siberian Intervention
The Siberian Intervention (シベリア出兵, Shiberia Shuppei), or the Siberian Expedition, of 1918–1922 was the dispatch of troops of the Entente powers to the Russian Maritime Provinces as part of a l...
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Nikolai Linevich
Nikolai Petrovich Linevich, also Lenevich and Linevitch (Russian: Николай Петрович Линевич, 5 January 1839 [O.S. 24 December 1838] – 23 April [O.S. 10 April] 1908) was ...
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Prince Nashimoto Morimasa
Prince Nashimoto Morimasa (梨本宮守正王, Nashimoto no miya Morimasa ō, 9 March 1874 – 2 January 1951) was a member of the Japanese imperial family, field marshal in the Imperial Japanese Army. An un...
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Vladimir Atlasov
Vladimir Vasilyevich Atlasov or Otlasov (Russian: Влади́мир Васи́льевич Атла́сов or Отла́сов) (born in Veliky Ustyug between 1661 and 1664—died in 1711) was a Siberian Cossack who was the fi...
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Zinovy Rozhestvensky
Zinovy Petrovich Rozhestvensky (Russian: Зиновий Петрович Рожественский) (November 11 [O.S. October 30] 1848 – January 14, 1909) was an admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy...
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Sino-Soviet border conflict
The Sino-Soviet border conflict (中苏边界冲突) was a seven-month undeclared military conflict between the Soviet Union and China at the height of the Sino-Soviet split in 1969. The most serious of these bor...
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American Expeditionary Force Siberia
The American Expeditionary Force Siberia (AEF Siberia) was a United States Army force that was involved in the Russian Civil War in Vladivostok, Russian Empire, during the end of World War I after th...
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Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel
Baron Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel or Vrangel (Russian: Барон Пётр Никола́евич Вра́нгель, Baron Pyotr Nikolayevich Vrangel; German: Freiherr Peter von Wrangel; August 27 [O.S. August 15...
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Johann Karl Ehrenfried Kegel
Johann Karl Ehrenfried Kegel (October 3, 1784 - June 25, 1863) was a German agronomist and explorer of the Kamchatka Peninsula. He died in Odessa in 1863.
Kegel was born in Rammelburg (now part of...
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Gerhard Friedrich Müller
Gerhard Friedrich Müller (29 October 1705 – 22 October 1783) was a historian and pioneer ethnologist.
Müller was born in Herford, while he was educated at Leipzig. In 1725, he was invited to St. ...
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Tongjiang, Heilongjiang
Tongjiang (Chinese: 同江; pinyin: Tóngjiāng) is a city of 160,000 in eastern Heilongjiang province, People's Republic of China, located at the confluence and on the right banks of the Songhua an...
Kōichi Shiozawa
Kōichi Shiozawa (塩沢 幸一, Shiozawa Kōichi, March 5, 1881 – November 17, 1943) was an admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy during the Second Sino-Japanese War. The literary critic Rinsen N...
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Hibiya Incendiary Incident
Hibiya Incendiary Incident (日比谷焼打事件, Hibiya Yakiuchi Jiken) was a major city-wide riot which erupted in Tokyo on 5 September 1905 in protest of the terms of the Treaty of Portsmouth, which end...
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First Kamchatka Expedition
The First Kamchatka Expedition was commissioned in December 1724 by Peter I of Russia to explore the northern part of Pacific Ocean and confirm the presence of the strait between Asia and America. It ...
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History of Chechens in the Russian Empire
Chechnya was first incorporated as a whole into the Russian Empire in 1859, after decades-long Caucasian War. Tsarist rule was marked by a transition into modern times including the formation (or re-f...
Uehara Yūsaku
Viscount Uehara Yūsaku (上原 勇作, 6 December 1856 – 8 November 1933) was a field marshal in the Imperial Japanese Army.
Born in Miyakonojo, Hyūga province (currently Miyazaki prefecture, Uehara'...
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Wang Delin
Wang Delin or Wang Teh-ling, (王德林) (1875-1938), bandit, soldier and leader of the National Salvation Army resisting the Japanese pacification of Manchukuo. Wang Delin was born in October 1875. He be...