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The USSR’s Foreign Policy and “The Conflict with Finland” in Documents (1939–1940)

Marusia CÎRSTEA
Associate Professor, PhD, University of Craiova, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of History, Political Sciences and International Relations, Romania;
E-mail: cirsteamara@yahoo.com

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.59277/CSNPISSH.2023.13

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Published on December 3, 2023

Abstract
The fate of East-European countries was decided on 23 August 1939, in the wake of the Soviet-German agreement, on 1st September 1939 Germany triggering its assault on Poland. The documents presented here refer to ‘the international situation which worsened in Eastern Europe after the fall of Poland.’ The Soviet Union invades Finland and, following difficult and exhausting battle, on 5 March 1940, the Finnish government sent a delegation to negotiate peace.

Keywords
The USSR, Finland, Stalin, Molotov, Voroshilov

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