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The Russian Republic was a short-lived state that controlled, 'de jure', the territory of the former Russian Empire after the abdication of Emperor Nicholas II on 2 March [15 March, ] 1917. Less than eight months later, the Republic was dissolved after the October Revolution on 25 October [7 November, N.S.] 1917 and the establishment of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic . Officially, the Republic's government was the Provisional Government of Russia, although 'de facto' control was split between the Provisional Government and the Petrograd Soviet. Wikipedia*

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The Russian Republic was a short-lived state that controlled, 'de jure', the territory of the former Russian Empire after the abdication of Emperor Nicholas II on 2 March [15 March, ] 1917. Less than eight months later, the Republic was dissolved after the October Revolution on 25 October [7 November, N.S.] 1917 and the establishment of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic . Officially, the Republic's government was the Provisional Government of Russia, although 'de facto' control was split between the Provisional Government and the Petrograd Soviet..

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