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Response to global1 (Original post)

Fri Aug 20, 2021, 08:11 PM

19. I thought so

They bankrupted trying to take it. Started not paying the border patrols. They walked off the job or took bribes to let people out. Once the iron grip fell the whole thing fell.

Their infrastructure was neglected and falling apart. We had to send food to keep Russia from starving.

That is my recollection. Do not know what a history book says.

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