Romania 10 Years Later Ten years ago this weekend, the ruling Communist government of Romania came to a bloody end with the trial and execution of President Nicolae Ceausescu and his wife. At the time, the nation's economy was depressed and the end of Communism was seen as an opportunity for improving the daily lives of the nation's people. Liane talks with New York Times correspondent Donald G. McNeil, Jr., who recently visited Romania, about life in the Eastern European country today.
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Romania 10 Years Later

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Romania 10 Years Later

Romania 10 Years Later

Romania 10 Years Later

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Ten years ago this weekend, the ruling Communist government of Romania came to a bloody end with the trial and execution of President Nicolae Ceausescu and his wife. At the time, the nation's economy was depressed and the end of Communism was seen as an opportunity for improving the daily lives of the nation's people. Liane talks with New York Times correspondent Donald G. McNeil, Jr., who recently visited Romania, about life in the Eastern European country today.