president of the Russian Republic at the time of the disintegration of the Soviet Union
Mikhail Gorbachev B
Soviet leader who established the congress of People's Deputies
president who called the Soviet Union an "evil empire"
U.S. president after Nixon resigned
writer who helped bring down the Czech Communist government
Canadian prime minister who passed the Official Language Act
leader of Iran when 52 Americans were held hostage there
nationalized major French banks and industries
founder of the polish National Trade Union Solidarity
resigned from office to avoid impeachment
soviet leader who initiated perestroika
canceled U.S. participation in the 1980 Summer Olympic Games
Russian president who succeeded Boris Yeltsin
U.S. president who supported NATO attacks against Serbia
West German chancellor who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1971
chancellor of West Germany during the reunification of East and West Germany
East German leader against whose regime began the demonstrations that ended in the fall of the Berlin Wall
soviet leader who supported intervention if communism was threatened
oppressive communist leader of Romain who was deposed in 1989
Serbian leader who initiated a policy of ethnic cleansing against Bosnian muslims
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