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Russia Part II QuizGorbachev (Last leader of Soviet Union from 1985 to 1991)Glasnost –Gorbachev policy of openness.Freedom of speech and press.Made soviet economymore efficient.Perestroika –Economic restructuring.Citizens could set up their own business.Factoryworkers were rewarded for increased output, which increased efficiency.Reform Communist Party –Gorbachev wanted to change the soviet society using these policies.End of Brezhnev Doctrine –Gorbachev ended the policy that the Soviet Union had the right tointerfere in satellite countries.Solidarity in Poland and Lech Walesa –Lech Walesa led a non-communist government in 1989Fall of Eastern Europe –Communist leaders in Eastern Europe fellFall of Berlin Wall –The Berlin Wall, physical barrier separating Eastern Europe, was torn downin 1990.Shock Therapy –New economic theory made by government.No price controlling, and openedeconomy to international trade.Fall of USSR –Russia, Ukraine, and other republics gained independence.These changes
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