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  • The painting, entitled The Red Army Soldier, holds a provenance beyond question.

    The Black Madonna

  • Of course, the addition of the Red Army is the mod's main selling point.

    Archive 2010-01-01

  • German women of a certain age called the Red Army war memorial in Berlin "The Tomb of the Unknown Rapist" for good reason.

    Dr. Bruce Jessen and Dr. James Mitchell deserve a special medal.

  • They heard from the nationalists that the Red Army was the devil.

    Tracing A Father's Steps On China's Long March

  • Likening any of these withdrawals to the Germans being driven out of the Soviet Union by the Red Army is a grotesque distortion ┬ľnot just because of the invidious imagery but even on account of its basic military inaccuracy.

    Understanding Israeli Motives

  • He wasn't the first to voice that thought, of course, though the local police did have to allow for the fact that all manner of weapons, heavy and light, had escaped one way or another from the coffers of what had once been called the Red Army into the active marketplace of criminal weapons.

    The Bear and the Dragon

  • Among the most admirable aspects of the Soviet collapse was the decision of its remarkable leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, not to call the Red Army out of its barracks, as previous Soviet leaders had done in East Germany in 1953, Hungary in 1956, and Prague in 1968.

    Breaking News: CBS News

  • Liu Shaoqi and others - forged the ragtag Red Army into a populist guerrilla force and hammered home socialist ideology.

    NYT > Home Page

  • A mass of huddled Polish citizens crosses a bridge, fleeing the closing grip of the Wehrmacht, only to be met with fellow countrymen running in panic from the Red Army, which is advancing in the opposite direction. Movie Reviews

  • Pargo signed a one-year, $3.5 million contract with Dynamo last summer, but the club has struggled to make payroll and recently learned that it would not receive the subsidy it was expecting from the Russian military (Dynamo is also known as the Red Army team).



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