Moscow: City Destined to be a Capital

90 years ago, in December 1922 Moscow was declared the capital of the newly emerged Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.

90 years ago, in December 1922 Moscow was declared the capital of the newly emerged Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.

Provided by Ilya Varlamov

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