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Feature - Hungarian Uprising. 1956
Erich Lessing
HUNGARY. Insurrection. Octobre-novembre 1956.The beginning of the deStalinisation period in Hungary favoured the development of an opposition movement, particularly among students and intellectuals.Imre NAGY who was called in as Prime Minister had obtained the demand of Soviet troops being withdrawn.He became submerged by the spread of the insurrectional movement in Budapest and the provinces.Abolishing the 'unique' party system on the 13th October 1965 he demanded Hungary's withdrawal of the Warsar Pact and neutralicty.Armed insurrection started in the streets on 24th October until the Soviet...
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