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Berlin before the wall was built: Stalin monument on Stalin-Allee, East Berlin's Soviet-style boulevard.     
The monument was dismantled after the Hungarian Revolution in 1956. 
Berlin-East, 1955
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Berlin before the wall was built: Stalin monument on Stalin-Allee, East Berlin's...

Berlin before the wall was built:Stalin monument on
Stalin-Allee,East Berlin's Soviet-style boulevard.
The monument was dismantled after the Hungarian
Revolution in 1956. Berlin-East,1955
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Berlin before the wall was built:Stalin monument on Stalin-Allee,East Berlin's S...

The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and Hungary. Between 10 May and early September 1956, in a brief thaw before the revolution, Hungarian soldiers cleared the area of mines and took down the barbed-wire fences on the Austrian border, 1956.
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The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and H...

The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and Hungary. Between 10 May and early September 1956, in a brief thaw before the revolution, Hungarian soldiers cleared the area of mines and took down the barbed-wire fences on the Austrian border, 1956.
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The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and H...

The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and Hungary. Between 10 May and early September 1956, in a brief thaw before the revolution, Hungarian soldiers cleared the area of mines and took down the barbed-wire fences on the Austrian border, 1956.
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The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and H...

The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and Hungary. Between 10 May and early September 1956, in a brief thaw before the revolution, Hungarian soldiers cleared the area of mines and took down the barbed-wire fences on the Austrian border, 1956.
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The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and H...

The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and Hungary. Between 10 May and early September 1956, in a brief thaw before the revolution, Hungarian soldiers cleared the area of mines and took down the barbed-wire fences on the Austrian border, 1956.
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The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and H...

The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and Hungary. Between 10 May and early September 1956, in a brief thaw before the revolution, Hungarian soldiers cleared the area of mines and took down the barbed-wire fences on the Austrian border, 1956.
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The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and H...

The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and Hungary. Between 10 May and early September 1956, in a brief thaw before the revolution, Hungarian soldiers cleared the area of mines and took down the barbed-wire fences on the Austrian border, 1956.
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The "Iron Curtain" dividing Europe into East and West also divided Austria and H...

At the meeting of the Petöfi Cercle on June 27,1956, Arpad Szakasits, social democrat, talks to philosopher George Lukacs.
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At the meeting of the Petöfi Cercle on June 27,1956, Arpad Szakasits, social dem...

The meeting on June 27, 1956, on press and information policy, sparked the Revolution of October. Emil Horn, later historian of the Revolution.
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The meeting on June 27, 1956, on press and information policy, sparked the Revol...

Tibor Deri, well-known Hungarian writer, addresses the meeting of the Petöfi Cercle on June 27, 1956.
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Tibor Deri, well-known Hungarian writer, addresses the meeting of the Petöfi Cer...