The 100 days when Odesa was a French province: historic photos

On 18 December 1918, French troops occupied Odesa and announced that they were taking the city under their protection. It was part of the intervention of the forces of and its allies in the former Russian Empire to fight the Bolsheviks, later known as Communists who had taken power in Russia in early November 1917 … Continue reading The 100 days when Odesa was a French province: historic photos