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Time, the abdication of Nicholas II was rigged

March 15 2010

March 15, 1917 (March 2, under Art. Style) took an act of abdication of last Russian emperor Nicholas II. It happened in the royal train at a dead end railway station in the city of Pskov. Evening of 15 March in Pskov were sent to the Duma Committee delegates - Guchkov and Shulgin. Five Front commanders interviewed by the Supreme Commander of the Russian Army General Mikhail Alekseev, spoke in favor of the king's abdication.

Devotee Emperor signed a manifesto of abdication in favor of his brother, Grand Duke Mikhail.   Rightful heir, a minor son, Alexei, Nicholas has refused to pass the throne on the grounds that the Crown Prince's disease and their father's feelings. Michael also did not want to lead the throne, by signing, in turn, manifest refusal of the perception of supreme power. This meant the collapse of the monarchy - Sunset 300-year reign of the Romanov dynasty.

Along with a manifesto signed by the king of two documents: the decrees on the appointment of Prince GE Lvov chairman of the Council of Ministers and the Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolayevich the supreme commander. On decrees were set time - 2 hours, and the Manifesto - 15 hours 15 minutes, although they were signed within 23 hours and 40 minutes. Thus was created an appearance of legitimacy occurred revolutionary upheaval, the continuity of the new government - the Provisional Government, allegedly appointed by the king before his abdication.

After the abdication of Nicholas Romanov had settled in the Alexander Palace as a private person. In his diary, already a former emperor writes: "In order to save Russia and keep the army at the front in peace, we must decide on this step. I agree ... In the hour of the night went from Pskov, with a heavy feeling of the experience. Terms of betrayal, cowardice and deceit. "

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