What role did Russia play in the final stages of the First World War?

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Russia played very little role in the final stages of World War I.  To the extent that it was relevant, it was only in a negative way.

Russia had performed very poorly in WWI.  It had suffered many humiliating defeats.  These defeats, along with other domestic political factors, led to revolution in early 1917.  The Germans had been helping to foment this revolution in some ways as they hoped...

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