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Revolution Square, Bucharest
Revolution Square (Romanian: Piața Revoluției) is a square in central Bucharest, on Calea Victoriei. Known as Piața Palatului (Palace Square) until 1989, it was later renamed after the 1989 Romanian Revolution. The former Royal Palace (now the National Museum of Art of Romania), the Athenaeum, the Athénée Palace
Athénée Palace
Hotel, the University of Bucharest Library and the Memorial of Rebirth are located here. The square also houses the building of the former Central Committee of the Romanian Communist Party (from where Nicolae Ceaușescu
Nicolae Ceaușescu
and his wife fled by helicopter on December 22, 1989). In 1990, the building became the seat of the Senate and since 2006 it houses the Ministry of Interior and Administrative Reform.[1] Prior to 1948, an equestrian statue of King Carol I of Romania
Carol I of Romania
stood there
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Romanian Language
Romanian (obsolete spellings Rumanian, Roumanian; autonym: limba română [ˈlimba roˈmɨnə] ( listen), "the Romanian language", or românește, lit. "in Romanian") is an East Romance language spoken by approximately 24–26 million people[4][5] as a native language, primarily in Romania
Romania
and Moldova, and by another 4 million people as a second language.[6][7] It has official status in Romania
Romania
and the Republic of Moldova
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Carol I Of Romania
Carol I (20 April 1839 – 27 September (O.S.) / 10 October (N.S.) 1914), born Prince
Prince
Karl of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, was the ruler of Romania
Romania
from 1866 to 1914. He was elected Ruling Prince
Prince
(Domnitor) of the Romanian United Principalities
United Principalities
on 20 April 1866 after the overthrow of Alexandru Ioan Cuza
Alexandru Ioan Cuza
by a palace coup d'état. In May 1877, he proclaimed Romania
Romania
an independent and sovereign nation. The defeat of the Ottoman Empire
Ottoman Empire
(1878) in the Russo-Turkish War secured Romanian independence. He was proclaimed King of Romania
King of Romania
on 26 March [O.S. 14 March] 1881
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Sector 1 (Bucharest)
Sector may refer to:Contents1 Places 2 Fiction 3 Geometry 4 Computing 5 Other uses 6 See alsoPlaces[edit]Sector, Devon, an area in the locality of Devon
Devon
in south-western England Sector, West Virginia, an unincorporated community in Hampshire County, West Virginia, United States of AmericaFiction[edit]
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Sectors Of Bucharest
The Municipality of Bucharest
Bucharest
(the capital of Romania) is divided into six administrative units, named sectors (sectoare in Romanian), each of which has their own mayor and council, and has responsibility over local affairs, such as secondary streets, parks, schools and the cleaning services. Each of the six sectors contains a number of informal districts (cartiere) which have no administrative function:Sector 1: Dorobanți, Băneasa, Aviației, Pipera, Aviatorilor, Primăverii, Romană, Victoriei, Herăstrău, Bucureștii Noi, Dămăroaia, Străulești, Chitila, Grivița, 1 Mai, Pajura, Domenii and a sm
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Romania
Coordinates: 46°N 25°E / 46°N 25°E / 46; 25Romania România  (Romanian)FlagCoat of armsAnthem: Deșteaptă-te, române! '"Awaken thee, Romanian!"Location of  Romania  (dark green) – in Europe  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)  –  [Legend]Capital and largest city Bucharest 44°25′N 26°06′E / 44.417°N 26.100°E / 44.417; 26.100Official languages Romanian[1]Recognised minority languages[2]Albanian Armenian Bulgarian Czech Croatian German Greek Italian Macedonian Hungarian Polish Romani Russian Rusyn Serbian Slovak Tatar Turkish Ukrainian YiddishEthnic groups (2011[3])88.9% Romanians 6.1% Hungarians 3.0% Roma 0.2% Ukrainians 0.2% GermansDemonym RomanianGovernment Unitary semi-presidential republic• PresidentKlaus Iohannis• Pr
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Gândul
Gândul
Gândul
(Romanian pronunciation: [ˈɡɨndul], "The Thought") is a Romanian daily newspaper published in Bucharest. It was founded in May 2005 by Mircea Dinescu, who used to write a daily editorial called "Vorba lu' Dinescu", and Cristian Tudor Popescu, who was also the editor-in-chief until January 2008. Its initial circulation was about 52,000
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Moscow Kremlin
The Moscow
Moscow
Kremlin (Russian: Моско́вский Кремль, tr. Moskovskiy Kreml, IPA: [mɐˈskofskʲɪj krʲemlʲ]), usually referred to as the Kremlin, is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River
Moskva River
to the south, Saint Basil's Cathedral
Cathedral
and Red Square
Red Square
to the east, and the Alexander Garden
Alexander Garden
to the west. It is the best known of the kremlins (Russian citadels) and includes five palaces, four cathedrals, and the enclosing Kremlin Wall with Kremlin towers. Also within this complex is the Grand Kremlin Palace that was formerly the tsar's Moscow
Moscow
residence
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Prague Spring
The Prague
Prague
Spring (Czech: Pražské jaro, Slovak: Pražská jar) was a period of political liberalization in Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
during the era of its domination by the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
after World War II. It began on 5 January 1968, when reformist Alexander Dubček
Alexander Dubček
was elected First Secretary of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia
Communist Party of Czechoslovakia
(KSČ), and continued until 21 August 1968 when the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
and other members of the Warsaw Pact
Warsaw Pact
invaded the country to halt the reforms. The Prague
Prague
Spring reforms were a strong attempt by Dubček to grant additional rights to the citizens of Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
in an act of partial decentralization of the economy and democratization
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Ministry Of Culture And Religious Affairs (Romania)
The Ministry of Culture and National Identity of Romania
Romania
(Romanian: Ministerul Culturii și Identității Naționale) is one of the ministries of the Government of Romania. The current position holder is Ioan Vulpescu. The Romanian National Institute of Historical Monuments, part of this ministry, maintains the List of historical monuments in Romania
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Communist Romania
The Socialist Republic
Republic
of Romania
Romania
(Romanian: Republica Socialistă România, RSR) refers to Romania
Romania
under Marxist-Leninist one-party Communist rule that existed officially from 1947 to 1989. From 1947 to 1965, the state was known as the Romanian People's Republic
Republic
(Republica Populară Romînă, RPR). The country was a Soviet-aligned Eastern Bloc state with a dominant role for the Romanian Communist Party enshrined in its constitutions. As World War II
World War II
ended, Romania, a former Axis member, was occupied by the Soviet Union, the sole representative of the Allies
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Ivan Meštrović
Ivan Meštrović
Ivan Meštrović
(Croatian: [ǐʋan mɛ̂ʃtrɔʋit͡ɕ] ( listen); Vrpolje, 15 August 1883 - South Bend, 16 January 1962) was a renowned Croatian sculptor, architect and writer of the 20th century. He was the most prominent sculptor of Croatian modern sculpture and a leading personality of artistic life in Zagreb. He studied at the Pavle Bilinić's Stone Workshop in Split and at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, where he was formed under the influence of the Secession. He traveled throughout Europe and studied the works of ancient and Renaissance
Renaissance
masters, especially Michelangelo, and French sculptors A. Rodin, A. Bourdelle and A. Maillola. He was the initiator of the national-romantic group Medulić (he advocated the creation of art of national features inspired by the heroic folk songs). During the First World War, he lived in emigration
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Croatia
Coordinates: 45°10′N 15°30′E / 45.167°N 15.500°E / 45.167; 15.500 Republic
Republic
of Croatia Republika Hrvatska[a]FlagCoat of armsAnthem: "Lijepa naša domovino" "Our Beautiful Homeland"Location of  Croatia  (dark green) – in Europe  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)Capital and largest city Zagreb 45°48′N 16°0′E / 45.800°N 16.000°E / 45.800; 16.000Official languages CroatianRecognised national languages See Languages of Cro
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Jurnalul Național
Jurnalul Național
Jurnalul Național
is a Romanian newspaper, part of the INTACT Media Group led by Dan Voiculescu, which also includes the popular television station Antena 1. The newspaper was launched in 1993.[1] Its headquarters is in Bucharest The newspaper had a circulation of 30,000 copies, one of the highest circulation of any newspaper in Romania. References[edit]^ Central and South-Eastern Europe 2004. Psychology Press. 2003. p. 507. ISBN 978-1-85743-186-5
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Romanian Athenaeum
The Romanian Athenaeum
Romanian Athenaeum
(Romanian: Ateneul Român) is a concert hall in the center of Bucharest, Romania
Romania
and a landmark of the Romanian capital city. Opened in 1888, the ornate, domed, circular building is the city's main concert hall and home of the "George Enescu" Philharmonic and of the George Enescu
George Enescu
annual international music festival.Contents1 History 2 Building and facilities 3 See also 4 References 5 GalleryHistory[edit] In 1865, cultural and scientific personalities such as Constantin Esarcu, V. A. Urechia, and Nicolae Creţulescu
Nicolae Creţulescu
founded the Romanian Atheneum Cultural Society
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Romanian Communist Party
In political and social sciences, communism (from Latin
Latin
communis, "common, universal")[1][2] is the philosophical, social, political, and economic ideology and movement whose ultimate goal is the establishment of the communist society, which is a socioeconomic order structured upon the common ownership of the means of production and the absence of social classes, money[3][4] and the state.[5][6] Communism
Communism
includes a variety of schools of thought, which broadly include Marxism
Marxism
and anarchism (anarcho-communism), as well as the political ideologies grouped around both. All of these share the analysis that the current order of society stems from its economic system, capitalism; that in this system there are two major social classes; that conflict between these two classes is the root of all problems in society; and that this situation will ultimately be resolved through a social revolution
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