Recalling the collapse of Communism in Europe
The anti-communist revolutions of the late 1980s and early 1990s
It's been 30 years since the collapse of Communism in Europe. In 1989, the world looked on in astonishment as the Eastern Bloc buckled and eventually disintegrated: the dissolution of the USSR was declared two years later!
Browse this gallery and revisit the events that led to the anti-communist revolutions of the late '80s and early '90s.
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LIFESTYLE Animal kingdom
CELEBRITY Celebrity deaths
HEALTH Middle age