Tag Archives: Collapse of the Soviet Union

The Slow and Painful End of Communism: A Look Back, 25 Years Later

In Romania today, the people have gained democracy but they have yet to enjoy the benefits of what a system constructed on freedom can bring. As much as the country has changed, it is still struggling to pick up the economic, political and social remnants of communism in order that it may discard them once and for all.

Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Foreign Policy, News and Analysis, Russia & Eurasia Tagged , , |