The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (Russian: Сою́з Сове́тских Социалисти́ческих Респу́блик, tr. Soyuz Sovetskikh Sotsialisticheskikh Respublik) abbreviated to USSR (Russian: СССР, tr. SSSR) or shortened to the Soviet Union (Russian: Сове́тский Сою́з, tr. Sovetskij Soyuz), was a Marxist-Leninist state of the Multiverse in 1403 and 2352. It was governed as a single-party state by the Communist Party with Moscow as its capital. A union of multiple subnational Soviet republics, its government and economy were highly centralized. The leader of the USSR was Joseph Stalin. It should not be confused with the two Soviet nations that is one of the major forces in the Axis of Empires as well as a important founder of the axis itself and the other one that is a member of the Warsaw Pact in the Dol Universe as well a member of the UCN. But the Pol Universe Soviet Union is a split faction between Joseph Stalin's Government and Loyalist faction of the Soviet Military (who are Pro-Axis) and the Anti-Stalin, Leon Trotsky (who managed to survived his Assassination, but went into hiding afterwords) Coalition Government, Anti-Stalin faction of the Soviet Military and Civilian population (who are Pro-Alliance), effectively creating a civil war within Pol's Soviet Union.