Photo Gallery: Russia's War of Contradiction 01/13/2014
 Russia's relationship to World War I is a complicated one. The Bolsheviks took...
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Russia's relationship to World War I is a complicated one. The Bolsheviks took over from the country's Tsarist rulers in 1917 and the conflict was largely ignored in the decades that followed. Here, a Russian priest blesses a fleet of cars to be used as ambulances.