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1989: Soviet Union

Posted on 29 October 2009 by admin

Key events in the breakup and collapse of the USSR.

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Where There’s a Wall, There’s a Way

Posted on 06 July 2009 by admin

Twenty years ago this summer, the Baltic Way came like a giant arrow that struck the Berlin Wall from within.

By Ojars Kalnins

In 1989, there was a Wall and a Way. One came down and the other rose up. The wall was named after the city of Berlin, and it extended way beyond the steel and concrete barrier that split Germany during the Cold War. Continue reading …

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