- Jan 2017
- Republika Srpska
Their primary goal was to take Finnish territory in order to better secure Leningrad, but their creation of a puppet Terijoki government seems to suggest that at least at some point the USSR had plans to completely subjugate Finland and install a Communist government. This did not happen, but the Soviets managed to achieve their primary goals.What was the USSR's goal for the Winter War? The Finns ended up having to cede 11% of their territory to the Soviets.