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Episodes

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The Finger of God

The first in a series of four talks by the BBC's Foreign Affairs Editor, John Simpson , in which he looks back at the extraordinary events of 1989 and 1990, a period which saw the fall of communist regimes across eastern Europe. In the first programme, he looks at the breaching of the Berlin Wall and the role of Mr Gorbachev as the common denominator of change.

Producer Geoff Spink

Contributors

Editor: John Simpson

Unknown: Mr Gorbachev

Producer: Geoff Spink

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Editor: John Simpson

Unknown: Mr Gorbachev

Producer: Geoff Spink

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The first of four talks by BBC Foreign Affairs

Editor John Simpson , in which he looks back at the events of 1989 and 1990. Today: the breaching of the Berlin Wall and the role of Mr Gorbachev.

Contributors

Editor: John Simpson

Unknown: Mr Gorbachev.

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Editor: John Simpson

Unknown: Mr Gorbachev.

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The Winter Flowering The second of four talks by the BBC's Foreign

Affairs Editor John Simpson , in which he looks back at the events of 1989 and 1990. In today's programme about Czechoslovakia, he tells how the Velvet

Revolution unfolded, and wonders whether the plot was orchestrated by hidden forces.

Producer Geoff Spink

Contributors

Editor: John Simpson

Producer: Geoff Spink

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Editor: John Simpson

Producer: Geoff Spink

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The Great Dictator

The third of four talks by the BBC's Foreign Affairs Editor, John Simpson , in which he looks back at the extraordinary events of 1989 and 1990 across

Eastern Europe. Today he looks at Romania, which for almost a quarter of a century was in the grip of the Ceausescu dynasty. Producer Geoff Spink

Contributors

Editor: John Simpson

Producer: Geoff Spink

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Searching for a Cause The last of four talks by BBC Foreign Affairs Editor John Simpson , in which he looks back at the events of 1989 and 1990. Today: the failed revolution of the pro-democracy protesters in China in the late spring of 1989. Producer Geoff Spink

Contributors

Editor: John Simpson

Producer: Geoff Spink

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Searching for a Cause The last of four talks by BBC Foreign Affairs

Editor John Simpson , in which he looks back at the events of 1989 and 1990. Today he looks at the failed revolution of the pro-democracy protesters in China in the late spring of 1989, and wonders for how long the Chinese communist mandarins can hold on to power.

Contributors

Editor: John Simpson

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Editor: John Simpson