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The Pan-European Picnic (ou comment un pique nique fit tomber le bloc communiste)

septembre 15, 2009 1 comment

Article du Los Angeles Times : The picnic that brought down the Berlin Wall In one of history’s hidden turning points, a gambit by Hungarian officials opened the door to the collapse of the Eastern Bloc. September 13, 2009 Twenty years ago, on Sept. 11, 1989, the plug was pulled on the bathtub of Soviet [...]