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Petr Stepanovich Pshennikov

Petr Pshennikov, USSR Lieutenant-general.

Background

  • Pshennikov, Petr was born in 1895.

  • Career

    • Joined the Red Guards (workers’ revolutionary armed detachments), 1917, and the Red Army, 1918. Took part in the Civil War as a brigade commander. Graduated from courses for senior officers of the Red Army, 1925.

    Religion

    Religion is bad because it divides people, and is a cause of conflict and war.

    Views

    The emphasis on peaceful coexistence doesn’t mean that the Soviet Union accepted a static world with clear lines. Socialism is inevitable and the "correlations of forces" were moving towards socialism.

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    Born 1895
    Died 1941
    (aged 46)
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