Geography (Ms. Sue)

1). What is the connection between the fall of the Soviet Union and the outbreak of ethnic conflicts in Russia and the Republics?

A: ?

2). Why might ethnic tensions in the Caucasus be stronger than in other regions?

A: Ethnic tensions in the Caucasus might be stronger than in other regions because this region belongs to approximately 50 different ethnic groups?

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  1. 1) The Soviet Union maintained a strong military hold on the various ethnic groups and prevented violent conflicts.

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  2. Is my answer correct?

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  3. Yes.

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  4. Thank you.

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  5. You're welcome.

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