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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 88–93.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., something needed to be done if the world promised by Soviet theoreticians was to become reality. Luckily for the Soviets, the man who, at Stalin’s behest, would attempt to force it into being was waiting in the wings. Khorloogiin Choibalsan was the son of an impoverished single mother and, like Stalin...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 110–121.
Published: 01 December 2011
... early rulers of the Mongolian People’s Republic. First Khorloogiin Choibalsan embarked on a series of vicious purges, destroying any political opposition, then turned to the nation’s passive Buddhist monks, torching monasteries across the country, executing 35,000 lamas, exiling tens of thousands more...