Armiia i Flot Rabochei i Krestianskoi Rossii

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Armiia i Flot Rabochei i Krest’ianskoi Rossii


(The Army and Navy of the Workers’ and Peasants’ Russia), a Soviet military newspaper, organ of the People’s commissars on military and naval matters. It was published in Petrograd from Nov. 21 (Dec. 4), 1917, to Jan. 17 (30), 1918. The newspaper’s name was changed to Rabochaia i krest’ianskaia Krasnaia Armiia i Flot (The Workers’ and Peasants’ Red Army and Navy), after which it was published until May 1918.

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