Hungarian Uprising 1956

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  • this revolt was encouraged by the one in Poland in 1956with workers protests
  • their encouragment was heightened when Wladyslaw Gomulka granted reforms in Poland after these protests
  • the Hunagrian leader, Rakosi, (who was a staunch Stalinist) was forced to leave his position after being accused of being 'ill' and in need of 'treatment'
  • he was replaced by Gero who turned out to be inadequate at the job as he refused to grant any…

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