Discuss how the rise and fall of the U.S.S.R. led to the development of 15 independent nations.
Each topic below should be anywhere from 5-7 sentences each, which details explaining each topic thoroughly. Make sure to include:
• What types of groups were combined under Soviet rule?
• How did the Soviets contribute to the instability of the groups within the U.S.S.R.?
• How might this instability have caused conflict and separation?
• What obstacles do these nations face with the development of their economies?
• How are these nations addressing environmental concerns?