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Viacheslav Dmitrievich Tsvetaev

Viacheslav Tsvetaev, USSR Col.-general.

Background

  • Tsvetaev, Viacheslav was born in 1893.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Frunze Military Academy, 1927, and later professor at the same Academy.

    Career

    • On active service during World War I as a lieutenant. Joined the Red Army, 1918. Took part in the Civil War as a divisional commander.

      Several high command posts during World War II. Commander of the Southern Group of Armies, 1945. Head of the Frunze Military Academy, 1948-1950.

    Religion

    Religions encourage war and violence to promote their religious goals.

    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 1950
    (aged 57)
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