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What new nations resulted from the breakup of the Soviet Union?

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caveman111

Posted May 18, 2013 at 5:44 AM via web

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What new nations resulted from the breakup of the Soviet Union?

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rakesh05 | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Assistant Educator

Posted May 18, 2013 at 8:02 AM (Answer #1)

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In December 1991 the Soviet Union partitioned into 15 countries. The largest country by area is the Russia which lies in eastern part of Europe.Other eastern European countries of Soviet Union are Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine. Five countries of the Soviet Union fall in the region of Central Asia listed as  Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tazikistan and Turkmenistan.

Other six countries are Armenia, Azerbaijan,Georgia,Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania.

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