Joseph Stalin was the leader of Soviet Union since 1924.
Soviet Union, came to power in 1985. The USSR was the first country to declare itself socialist and build towards a communist society.
Many Germans wanted to copy the Russians and overthrow their Kaiser, replacing him with councils of workers. Germany was a civil conflict in the German Empire at the end of the First World War that resulted in the replacement of the German federal constitutional monarchy.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier was the leader of Germany .