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The Soviet Union lost about 42 millions of people in the fight against Nazi Germany. That's why it becomes pretty clear that the idea of the fight against the fascism and the relation to the victory of the USSR in WWII have turned out today into the anchor point for the national ideology in Russia. The Russians survived as an ethnos just owing to that terrifying hecatomb which could suck out vital forces of every nation due to its horrible range.