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Following the Bolshevik Revolution, Tajikistan and the other former emirates and khanates of the region were absorbed into the Soviet Union.
In 1552, Ivan the Terrible conquered Kazan, capital of a Muslim successor state to the Mongol khanate.
Mongolian khanates, armies and tribes fell under his rule, often after vicious battles.
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