Savate (French pronunciation: ), also known as boxe française, savate boxing, French boxing or French footfighting, is a French kickboxing combat sport that uses the hands and feet as weapons combining elements of English boxing with graceful kicking techniques.
The Mensheviks (Russian: меньшевики́, from меньшинство 'minority') were one of the three dominant factions in the Russian socialist movement, the others being the Bolsheviks and Socialist Revolutionaries.
Boris Viktorovich Savinkov (Russian: Бори́с Ви́кторович Са́винков; 31 January 1879 – 7 May 1925) was a Russian writer and revolutionary.As one of the leaders of the Fighting Organisation, the paramilitary wing of the Socialist Revolutionary Party, Savinkov was involved in the assassinations of several high-ranking imperial officials in 1904 and 1905.
The Ukrainian–Soviet War (Ukrainian: радянсько-українська війна, romanized: radiansko-ukrainska viina) is the term commonly used in post-Soviet Ukraine for the events taking place between 1917–21, nowadays regarded essentially as a war between the Ukrainian People's Republic and the Bolsheviks (Ukrainian Soviet Republic and RSFSR).
Anton Ivanovich Denikin (Russian: Анто́н Ива́нович Дени́кин [ɐnˈton ɪˈvanəvʲɪtɕ dʲɪˈnʲikʲɪn]; 16 December [O.S. 4 December] 1872 – 7 August 1947) was a Russian Lieutenant General in the Imperial Russian Army (1916), who later served as the Deputy Supreme Ruler of the Russian State during the Russian Civil War of 1917–1922.
الثورة البلشفية أو ثورة أكتوبر (بالروسية: Октя́брьская револю́ция) (في 25 أكتوبر، أو 7 نوفمبر بالتقويم الجديد) كانت المرحلة الثانية من الثورة الروسية عام 1917 قادها البلاشفة تحت إمرة فلاديمير لينين وقائد الجيش الأحمر ...
Fedir Shchus, born 25 March 1893, (Ukrainian: Федір Щусь, 25 March 1893 – 30 June 1921), also Fyodor Shuss or Feodosiy Shchus, was an Anarchist revolutionary, commander (ataman) in the Revolutionary Insurgent Army of Ukraine of Nestor Makhno.
The All-Russian Extraordinary Commission (Russian: Всероссийская чрезвычайная комиссия, tr. Vserossiyskaya chrezvychaynaya komissiya, IPA: [fsʲɪrɐˈsʲijskəjə tɕrʲɪzvɨˈtɕæjnəjə kɐˈmʲisʲɪjə]), abbreviated as VChK (Russian: ВЧК, IPA: [vɛ tɕe ˈka]), and commonly known as Cheka (Russian: Чека, IPA: ; from the initialism ЧК, ChK), was ...
The July Days (Russian: Июльские дни) were a period of unrest in Petrograd, Russia, between 16–20 July [O.S. 3–7 July] 1917. It was characterised by spontaneous armed demonstrations by soldiers, sailors, and industrial workers engaged against the Russian Provisional Government.
Various militia leaders, including Maria Nikiforova, Lev Chernyi,Mikhail Uralov, Fedir Shchus ,and Nestor Makhno: Dates of operation: Summer 1917–Spring 1919 (became core units of the Revolutionary Insurgent Army of Ukraine by mid 1919) Active regions: Russia, Russian SFSR and Ukraine: Ideology: Anarchism (primarily anarcho-communism) Allies