…under Brezhnev that the Soviets involved themselves in wars all over the world during the Cold War. These were mostly proxy wars in which intelligence, arms and training was provided to pro-Communist forces, often in newly independent countries. Afghanistan, which they invaded to prop up a Communist dictatorship in 1979 would be different and…
History Tells Him That He Doesn’t Have A Choice Now
More explicitly: African countries.
Ghana, Democratic Republic of Congo and Guinea Conakry to name a few.