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The Independence of Lithuania and Romania.

Journalist Robert Cullen. He's a former Moscow correspondent for Newsweek, and he writes regularly on Eastern Europe for The Atlantic and the New Yorker. An eyewitness to the fall of the Ceaucescu regime in Romania, Cullen discusses with Terry the difficulties that country faces in setting up a democracy after so many years under a dictatorship.


Other segments from the episode on April 12, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 12, 1990: Interview with Robert Cullen; Review of the Shoes's album "Stolen Wishes"; Interview with Pat Oliphant; Review of the the film "Teenage Mutant Ninja…


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