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Georgii Pavlovich Sofronov

Georgii Sofronov, USSR Lieutenant-general.

Background

  • Sofronov, Georgii was born in 1893.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Frunze Military Academy, 1935.

    Career

    • Joined the Bolshevik Party, 1917, and the Red Army, 1918. Took part in the Civil War. Several high command posts during World War II. Professor at the Academy of the General Staff, 1946-1953.

    Religion

    Religious leaders contribute to secular and religious wars by endorsing or supporting the violence.

    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 1893
    Died 1973
    (aged 80)
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