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Molotov, Vyacheslav

Line breaks: Vyach|eslav Molo|tov
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒlətɒf
 
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Definition of Molotov, Vyacheslav in English:

( 1890–1986), Soviet statesman; born Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Skryabin; full name Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Molotov. As Commissar (later Minister) for Foreign Affairs (1939–49; 1953-6), he negotiated the non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany (1939) and after 1945 represented the Soviet Union at meetings of the United Nations.

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