Russian Perspectives on Islam documents the encounter and evolving relationship between the secular/Orthodox state and the Islamic regions, groups, individuals, and ideologies on the territory of the former Soviet Union and neighboring countries. This set of unique materials illuminates the strategies implemented by the Soviet and Russian state to establish authority and legitimacy among predominantly Muslim populations in Central Asia, the Northern Caucasus and Siberia and to enhance Moscow’s influence internationally with nearby Muslim countries, including Iran, Iraq, Pakistan and Turkey. The digital archive is designed to disseminate these documents to the widest possible scholarly community and general readership.  Read more...

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Протокол организационного собрания "Союза тюркских народов, угнетаемых Россией" (на тур. яз.)
Protocol of an organizational meeting of The Union of the Turkic Peoples Oppressed by Russia (in Turkish)

1936-04-26

Протокол организационного собрания "Союза тюркских народов, угнетаемых Россией" (на тур. яз.)
Protocol of an organizational meeting of The Union of the Turkic Peoples Oppressed by Russia (in Turkish)

1936-04-26

Protokół organizacyjnego zebrania "Zjednoczenie krajów tureckich, ciemiężonych przez Rosję" (w języku polskim)
Protocol of an organizational meeting of The Union of the Turkic Peoples Oppressed by Russia (in Polish)

1936-04-26

Протокол организационного собрания "Союза тюркских народов, угнетаемых Россией"…