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April 5, 1989 | WILLIAM TUOHY, Times Staff Writer
Manfred Woerner, secretary general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, called Tuesday for "active cooperation" with Warsaw Pact nations, the West's traditional enemy. Woerner, the former West German defense minister, called on the governments of NATO's 16 member-nations to direct their attention to new political tasks that lie ahead.
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June 8, 1990 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Warsaw Pact, seeking a new role in Europe now that it no longer has a Cold War to fight and East Europeans are questioning its very existence, embarked Thursday on reforms designed to transform itself from a Soviet-dominated military alliance into a "treaty of sovereign states with equal rights." It is questionable, however, whether even the revamped Warsaw Pact, championed by President Mikhail S.
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February 22, 1990 | Reuters
Soviet troop withdrawals from Eastern Europe pose dangers for Moscow, a senior army officer said Wednesday in a rare show of dissent over President Mikhail S. Gorbachev's military cutbacks. Lt. Gen. Igor Sergeyev, deputy chief of Soviet rocket forces, told the weekly Moscow News that a mass pullout from Czechoslovakia, Poland and Hungary would upset parity with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and overturn Soviet military calculations.
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June 7, 1990 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Prime Minister Joszef Antall headed Wednesday for a Warsaw Pact summit in Moscow after declaring that the Kremlin-led defense alliance has "lost its function" and should be abolished by the end of next year. Antall said the military structure of the alliance violates Hungarian sovereignty and that his government has compiled a list of grievances to air at the East Bloc gathering in the wake of Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev's visit to the United States.
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November 23, 1989 | DAN FISHER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The East Germans, the Bulgarians and now the Czechoslovaks taking to the streets by the hundreds of thousands during this remarkable autumn in Eastern Europe are trampling beneath them the twin pillars of 40 years of Communist rule in the region--fear and futility. The marchers represent both cause and effect, with the success of each demonstration further allaying fear of reprisals and encouraging more thousands to take part next time.
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June 7, 1990 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Prime Minister Joszef Antall headed Wednesday for a Warsaw Pact summit in Moscow after declaring that the Kremlin-led defense alliance has "lost its function" and should be abolished by the end of next year. Antall said the military structure of the alliance violates Hungarian sovereignty and that his government has compiled a list of grievances to air at the East Bloc gathering in the wake of Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev's visit to the United States.
NEWS
June 8, 1990 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Warsaw Pact, seeking a new role in Europe now that it no longer has a Cold War to fight and East Europeans are questioning its very existence, embarked Thursday on reforms designed to transform itself from a Soviet-dominated military alliance into a "treaty of sovereign states with equal rights." It is questionable, however, whether even the revamped Warsaw Pact, championed by President Mikhail S.
NEWS
February 22, 1990 | Reuters
Soviet troop withdrawals from Eastern Europe pose dangers for Moscow, a senior army officer said Wednesday in a rare show of dissent over President Mikhail S. Gorbachev's military cutbacks. Lt. Gen. Igor Sergeyev, deputy chief of Soviet rocket forces, told the weekly Moscow News that a mass pullout from Czechoslovakia, Poland and Hungary would upset parity with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and overturn Soviet military calculations.
NEWS
November 23, 1989 | DAN FISHER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The East Germans, the Bulgarians and now the Czechoslovaks taking to the streets by the hundreds of thousands during this remarkable autumn in Eastern Europe are trampling beneath them the twin pillars of 40 years of Communist rule in the region--fear and futility. The marchers represent both cause and effect, with the success of each demonstration further allaying fear of reprisals and encouraging more thousands to take part next time.
NEWS
April 5, 1989 | WILLIAM TUOHY, Times Staff Writer
Manfred Woerner, secretary general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, called Tuesday for "active cooperation" with Warsaw Pact nations, the West's traditional enemy. Woerner, the former West German defense minister, called on the governments of NATO's 16 member-nations to direct their attention to new political tasks that lie ahead.
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