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Georgii Pavlovich Sofronov

Lieutenant-general

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.