October 1917 in Petrograd. Russia is between two revolutions and threatened by a German invasion. As the Provisional Government struggles to fend off
Moscow parade remembers historic Red Square parade.
Our chronology revisits the events in 1917 that shook the world
'Lenin had never even managed an estate and all of a sudden he was in charge of a country', Russian author, historian and playwright Edvard Radzinsky tells euronews.
Russians remember a revolution that redefined the country, its leadership and its people.
Flowers are laid in commemoration of the millions who died or were imprisoned during Stalin's purges