Russia

B2 Athreya Sundaram and Ali Sualeh

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Conflict

Crimean War:

An alliance of Britain, France, Ottoman Empire and Sardinia against Russia because the countries feared the power of the Russian power and the France had religious problems with Russia

Important Leaders

Nicholas I: General and King of Russia during the Crimean War and was killed in the war.



Tsar Alexander II: Ruler of Russia, after his father dies, and rules from 1855- 1881 and he turns Russia around and makes it so Russia can compete with Europe

Resolution

Russia leader Tsar Alexander II after Russia's defeat in the Crimean war, he changed Russia in many ways. Alexander II freed the serfs which was one-third of the population, introduced a new system which limited local power, and made the judicial system westernized