Fun Fact: How Leonid Brezhnev Rose To Become the Soviet Leader

Fun facts about the Soviet Union

Leonid Brezhnev manipulated his way up the ranks of Communist Party leadership mainly thanks to the openings created by Stalin’s Great Purge. Using his network of friends and allies, he would later use the system to cement ultimate power for himself.

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  1. ratmom says:

    I guess he was smart enough to pull it off.

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