Before & After WWll: Soviet Union

The USSA also know as the Soviet Union where more or less friends with Germany at the start of the war. Now at first Stalin (the leader of the Soviet Union) started trying to build up his country’s industry and military infrastructure.But, a month before World War ll started Stalin signed the Nazi-Soviet NonaggressionAct which was basically just a peace treaty. Which leaded to Germany invading Poland and keeping the west while Stalin kept the east part of Poland.

The peace treaty didn’t last long however because in 1941, two years after World War ll started Germany attacks the Soviet Union. The Germans were able to push back the Soviet Union until they got about 30 kilometers (18.6 miles) away from Moscow. The first major win for the Soviet Union was the battle of Stalingrad. The Bulk of the Soviet fighting took place on the Eastern Front until the fall of Berlin in 1945.

The US, Britain, France and the Soviet Union split Germany and Berlin into four countries after World War ll. After World War ll the Soviet Union started to try to spread communism around the whole world. A decade and a half years after the end of World War ll the Soviet Union goes into the Cold War with the United States. The Soviet Union collapses and becomes Russia in 1991.

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