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1

Velvet Revolution in Czechoslovakia

December 1989

2

Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia declare independence

1990

3

Tiananmen Square Massacre

June 1989

4

Romanian revolution - Ceaucescu overthrown

December 1989

5

Geneva Summit, first meeting of Reagan and Gorbachev

November 1985

6

Moscow Summit

May-June 1988

7

Hungarian constitution allows free elections

1989

8

Soviet troops withdraw from Afghanistan

February 1989

8

Germany reunified

October 1990

9

Soviet Union is dissolved

December 1991

10

Chernobyl disaster

April 1986

13

Reykjavik Summit

October 1986

15

Erich Honecker resigns as leader of GDR

October 1989

16

Soviets begin withdrawal from Afghanistan

May 1988

16

Malta Summit

December 1989

17

Glasnost and perestroika introduced

1986

18

Washington Summit

December 1987

19

Poland holds free elections

June 1989

19

Berlin Wall comes down

November 1989

21

Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty signed

December 1987

21

George H.W. Bush elected president of USA

November 1988