The Break Up of Eastern Europe

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Poland 1988-89
1988 - Strikes throughout the country. 1989 - Free Trade Union wins election.
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East Germany 1989-91
Oct/Nov 1989 - Demonstrations and protests. Nov 1989 - Fall of the Berlin Wall. 1991 - Germany reunited as one country.
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Czechoslovakia 1989-90
Nov 1989 - Demonstrations against communism. Nov 1989 - Communist government resigns. 1990 - Election won by anti-communist group.
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Hungary
Elections won by an alliance of anti-communist groups (Democratic Forum).
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Bulgaria
Elections won by a Communist party with a different name.
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Romania 1989-90
Dec 1989 - Secret police fire at demonstrators. Army join the rebellion against secret police. President assassinated. 1990 - Elections won by National Salvation Front, containing ex-communists.
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East Germany 1989-91

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Oct/Nov 1989 - Demonstrations and protests. Nov 1989 - Fall of the Berlin Wall. 1991 - Germany reunited as one country.

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Czechoslovakia 1989-90

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Hungary

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Bulgaria

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