Joe Adcock - Civilization is a youth with a molotov cocktail in his hand. Culture is the Soviet tank or L.A. cop that guns him down.
[ Civilization Cocktail Cop Culture Down Guns Hand Him His Soviet Tank Youth]
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Hal Boyle - Well, the Communists at that moment were very strong in Italy and the Italian Communist Party was the biggest Communist Party outside Soviet Union, there's no doubt about that.
[ Biggest Communist Communists Doubt Italian Italy Moment Outside Party Soviet Strong Union Very Well Were]
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Robert Boyle - The Communists at that moment were very strong in Italy, and the Italian Communist Party was the biggest Communist Party outside the Soviet Union.
[ Biggest Communist Communists Italian Italy Moment Outside Party Soviet Strong Union Very Were]
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Leon N. Cooper - As a result of half a century of Soviet rule people have been weaned from a belief in human kindness.
[ Been Belief Century Half Human Kindness Result Rule Soviet]
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Anthony Davis - It came as a great shock to me when I heard that England and Soviet Russia had become allies. So much so that I thought that the people responsible in London were acting in a manner that no longer coincided with British imperial interests.
[ Acting Allies Become British Came England Great Had Heard Imperial Interests London Longer Manner Much Responsible Russia Shock Soviet Thought Were]
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Fred Davis - Historians don't really like to carry on speculative debates, but you could certainly argue that the likelihood of a Soviet invasion of Western Europe was extremely, extremely low.
[ Argue Carry Certainly Could Debates Europe Extremely Historians Invasion Likelihood Low Really Soviet Speculative Western]
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Gray Davis - I found that our Soviet espionage efforts had virtually never, or had very seldom, produced any worthwhile political or economic intelligence on the Soviet Union.
[ Any Economic Efforts Espionage Found Had Intelligence Never Our Political Produced Seldom Soviet Union Very Virtually Worthwhile]
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Hope Davis - I handed over names and compromised so many CIA agents in the Soviet Union.
[ Agents Cia Compromised Handed Many Names Over Soviet Union]
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Jefferson Davis - I knew quite well, when I gave the names of our agents in the Soviet Union, that I was exposing them to the full machinery of counterespionage and the law, and then prosecution and capital punishment.
[ Agents Capital Exposing Full Gave Knew Law Machinery Names Our Prosecution Punishment Quite Soviet Them Then Union Well]
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Jim Davis - I said in court a long time ago that I didn't see that the Soviet Union was significantly helped by the information I gave them, nor that the United States was significantly harmed.
[ Ago Court Gave Harmed Helped Information Long Nor Said See Significantly Soviet States Them Time Union United]
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John Francis Davis - Let's say a Soviet exchange student back in the '70s would go back and tell the KGB about people and places and things that he'd seen and done and been involved with. This is not really espionage; there's no betrayal of trust.
[ Back Been Betrayal Done Espionage Exchange Go Involved Kgb Places Really Say Seen Soviet Student Tell Things Trust Would]
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Kristin Davis - Our Soviet espionage efforts had virtually never, or had very seldom, produced any worthwhile political or economic intelligence on the Soviet Union.
[ Any Economic Efforts Espionage Had Intelligence Never Our Political Produced Seldom Soviet Union Very Virtually Worthwhile]
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Lincoln Davis - Perhaps my information hurt the Soviet Union more than it helped. I have no idea. It was not something I ever discussed with the KGB officers that I was dealing with.
[ Dealing Discussed Ever Helped Hurt Idea Information Kgb More Officers Perhaps Something Soviet Than Union]
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Marc Davis - The difficulties of conducting espionage against the Soviet Union in the Soviet Union were such that historically the Agency had backed away from the task.
[ Against Agency Away Backed Conducting Difficulties Espionage Had Historically Soviet Such Task Union Were]
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Paige Davis - The Soviet Union did not achieve victory over the West, so was my information inadequate to help them to victory, or did it play no particular role in their failure to achieve victory?
[ Achieve Did Failure Help Inadequate Information Over Particular Play Role Soviet Their Them Union Victory West]
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Richard Harding Davis - When I handed over the names and compromised so many CIA agents in the Soviet Union, I had come to the conclusion that the loss of these sources to the U.S. would not compromise significant national defense, political, diplomatic interests.
[ Agents Cia Come Compromise Compromised Conclusion Defense Diplomatic Had Handed Interests Loss Many Names National Over Political Significant Sources Soviet These Union Would]
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Dizzy Dean - By now it is evident that the Soviet Union must gain control of Europe to maintain its empire.
[ Control Empire Europe Evident Gain Maintain Must Now Soviet Union]
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Dan DeCarlo - Outside the walls, among others, is the Soviet Empire. It is malevolent, destructive and expanding. It has swallowed up over half a dozen countries since World War II.
[ Among Countries Destructive Dozen Empire Expanding Half Ii Malevolent Others Outside Over Since Soviet Swallowed Up Walls War World]
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Stephen Decatur - Since Europe is dependent on imports of energy and most of its raw materials, it can be subdued, if not quite conquered, without all those nuclear weapons the Soviets have aimed at it simply through the shipping routes and raw materials they control.
[ Aimed Conquered Control Dependent Energy Europe Imports Materials Most Nuclear Quite Raw Routes Shipping Simply Since Soviets Subdued Those Through Weapons Without]
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Jack Dee - The interests of the Soviet Union are in controlling highly developed countries and having the benefit of their economies so that they can run their own inefficient empire.
[ Benefit Controlling Countries Developed Economies Empire Having Highly Inefficient Interests Own Run Soviet Their Union]
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Kool Moe Dee - The People's Republic of China has not yet reached the military might of the Soviet Empire. It requires a little more time and a little more infusion of Western aid, loans, technology and the hard currency of our tourists.
[ Aid China Currency Empire Hard Infusion Little Loans Might Military More Our Reached Republic Requires Soviet Technology Time Tourists Western Yet]
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Adele Faber - Yes, Samantha, we in the Soviet Union are trying to do everything so that there will not be war on Earth. This is what every Soviet man wants.
[ Earth Every Everything Man Soviet Trying Union Wants War Will Yes]
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Peter Goldman - Even in the former Soviet Union, they have good copies of my movies.
[ Copies Even Former Good Movies Soviet Union]
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Nick Price - Look at the Afghans, during the time of the Soviet invasion. They were among the poorest Muslims in the world, yet they were sustained by their faith in God, and God alone.
[ Afghans Alone Among During Faith God Invasion Look Muslims Poorest Soviet Sustained Their Time Were World Yet]
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Gerald Priestland - The Afghans did not have sophisticated weapons like the Soviets did, but with their faith they defeated a superpower.
[ Afghans Defeated Did Faith Sophisticated Soviets Superpower Their Weapons]
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Frank Lloyd Wright - Our film examines the heroism, courage and prowess of the Soviet submarine force in ways never seen before.
[ Before Courage Examines Film Force Heroism Never Our Prowess Seen Soviet Submarine Ways]
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- Remember, we know the end of the story of World War II and the Cold War. But day by day, living in fear of the Nazis and then in fear of the Soviets, the outcome was by no means certain.
[ Certain Cold Day End Fear Ii Know Living Means Outcome Remember Soviets Story Then War World]
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- If the Soviet Union and the United States have not experienced direct military confrontations, on the other hand, they supported, armed and trained Africans, to fight other Africans.
[ Africans Armed Confrontations Direct Experienced Fight Hand Military Other Soviet States Supported Trained Union United]
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- So you had to rev your engines, to beat the Russians and I think more than anything, if the Soviet team would win, or the Soviet athletes would win, you would see and hear and read about that. Quite frequently. So they would make a big issue of it.
[ Anything Athletes Beat Big Engines Frequently Had Hear Issue Make More Quite Read Russians See Soviet Team Than Think Win Would Your]
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- It would be enough for me to have the system of a jury of twelve versus the system of one judge as a basis for preferring the U.S. to the Soviet Union. I would prefer the country you can leave to the country you cannot.
[ Basis Cannot Country Enough Judge Jury Leave Prefer Preferring Soviet System Twelve Union Versus Would]
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- I wonder if those people shown protesting the deployment of nuclear weapons to western Europe during the Reagan era are feeling appropriately stupid today. 'Please don't take away our precious Soviet Union! - We demand the annihilation of all life on Earth!'
[ Annihilation Appropriately Away Demand Deployment During Earth Era Europe Feeling Life Nuclear Our Please Precious Protesting Reagan Shown Soviet Stupid Take Those Today Union Weapons Western Wonder]
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- I thought that in general we in the United States were too optimistic in believing that the Soviets might alter what had been for a long time, as a matter of fact for centuries, fundamental Russian policies in respect to the rest of the world.
[ Alter Been Believing Centuries Fact Fundamental General Had Long Matter Might Optimistic Policies Respect Rest Russian Soviets States Thought Time Too United Were World]
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- According to the official version of history, CIA aid to the Mujahadeen began during 1980, that is to say, after the Soviet army invaded Afghanistan, 24 Dec 1979.
[ According Afghanistan After Aid Army Began Cia Dec During History Invaded Official Say Soviet Version]
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- Indeed, for almost 10 years, Moscow had to carry on a war unsupportable by the government, a conflict that brought about the demoralization and finally the breakup of the Soviet empire.
[ Almost Breakup Brought Carry Conflict Empire Finally Government Had Indeed Moscow Soviet War Years]
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- I decided to create a sports club during the Soviet times. It was my dream.
[ Club Create Decided Dream During Soviet Sports Times]
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- During the election in 1989, there was the first Soviet election with alternative candidates to local government. I myself arranged special training for them.
[ Alternative Arranged Candidates During Election First Government Local Myself Soviet Special Them Training]
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- I'm communicating with the directors of the Soviet companies, and I see that it is wrong, but when I go to the official discussions, they discuss we should change the color of the walls.
[ Change Color Communicating Companies Directors Discuss Discussions Go Official See Should Soviet Walls Wrong]
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- It was almost forbidden in the Soviet Union to study the New Economic Policy.
[ Almost Economic Forbidden New Policy Soviet Study Union]
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- The red directors were one of the main political forces. Another force was the former Soviet ministers who lost everything because of the transformation of the Soviet Union to Russia.
[ Another Because Directors Everything Force Forces Former Lost Main Ministers Political Red Russia Soviet Transformation Union Were]
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- In the Soviet Union it was illegal to take a photograph of a train station. Look what happened to them. They tried to classify everything.
[ Classify Everything Happened Illegal Look Photograph Soviet Station Take Them Train Tried Union]
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- There used to be this country called the Soviet Union; it's not there anymore. Our technology was better than theirs.
[ Anymore Better Called Country Our Soviet Technology Than Theirs Union Used]
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- On March 11, 1985, Mikhail Gorbachev became leader of the Soviet Union, and within a few weeks the full-scale reformation he attempted to carry out both inside his country and in its cold war relations with the West, particularly the United States, began to unfold.
[ Attempted Became Began Both Carry Cold Country Few Full-Scale Gorbachev His Inside Leader March Out Particularly Reformation Relations Soviet States Unfold Union United War Weeks West Within]
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- Thirteen years after the end of the Soviet Union, the American press establishment seemed eager to turn Ukraine's protested presidential election on November 21 into a new cold war with Russia.
[ After American Cold Eager Election End Establishment Into New November Presidential Press Russia Seemed Soviet Thirteen Turn Ukraine Union War Years]
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- There was no testimony of conspiracy - Oswald's efforts to get in touch with the Soviets and with the Cuban Fair Play groups in New York were rebuffed, rebuffed at every step.
[ Conspiracy Cuban Efforts Every Fair Get Groups New Oswald Play Rebuffed Soviets Step Testimony Touch Were York]
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- Whether they are defending the Soviet Union or bleating for Saddam Hussein, liberals are always against America. They are either traitors or idiots, and on the matter of America's self-preservation, the difference is irrelevant.
[ Against Always America Defending Difference Either Hussein Idiots Irrelevant Liberals Matter Saddam Self-Preservation Soviet Traitors Union Whether]
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- You know, the Democrats want to balance the budget by raising spending and raising taxes. The Soviet Union had a balanced budget.
[ Balance Balanced Budget Democrats Had Know Raising Soviet Spending Taxes Union Want]
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- People ask if I regret not winning a Stanley Cup, but winning the series against the Soviet Union was the best. It was the greatest experience of my hockey career by far.
[ Against Ask Best Career Cup Experience Far Greatest Hockey Regret Series Soviet Stanley Union Winning]
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- In the first day of the Soviet Army's arrival, I and the other comrades were isolated and then found ourselves here, not knowing anything... I can only conjecture what could have happened.
[ Anything Army Arrival Comrades Conjecture Could Day First Found Happened Here Isolated Knowing Only Other Ourselves Soviet Then Were]
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- In the first moments, the members of the Presidium who were with me at the Secretariat were taken to the Party Central Committee under the control of Soviet forces.
[ Central Committee Control First Forces Members Moments Party Soviet Taken Under Were]
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- The point is, once they have a missile that can hit the United States, we are now back in the kind of game we used to worry about with the Soviet Union, only the Soviet Union was more mature about this whole thing than I think the North Koreans will be.
[ Back Game Hit Kind Koreans Mature Missile More North Now Once Only Point Soviet States Than Thing Think Union United Used Whole Will Worry]
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- Wojtyla was a warrior, who did more to end the Soviet Union than even America.
[ America Did End Even More Soviet Than Union Warrior]
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- Textbooks are Soviet propaganda.
[ Propaganda Soviet Textbooks]
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- With hindsight, we see that the Soviet Union never had a chance of world domination, but we didn't know that then.
[ Chance Domination Had Hindsight Know Never See Soviet Then Union World]
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- The Soviet Union has indeed been our greatest menace, not so much because of what it has done, but because of the excuses it has provided us for our failures.
[ Because Been Done Excuses Failures Greatest Indeed Menace Much Our Provided Soviet Union Us]
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- If the Soviet empire still existed, I'd be terrified. The fact is, we can afford a fairly ignorant presidency now.
[ Afford Empire Existed Fact Fairly Ignorant Now Presidency Soviet Still Terrified]
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- Without Jimmy Carter we might not have gotten Ronald Reagan, without Ronald Reagan there would probably still be a Soviet Union.
[ Carter Gotten Jimmy Might Probably Reagan Ronald Soviet Still Union Without Would]
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- Certain people in the United States are driving nails into this structure of our relationship, then cutting off the heads. So the Soviets must use their teeth to pull them out.
[ Certain Cutting Driving Heads Into Must Nails Off Our Out Pull Relationship Soviets States Structure Teeth Their Them Then United Use]
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- It seems that the most important thing about Reagan was his anti-Communism and his reputation as a hawk who saw the Soviet Union as an 'evil empire.'
[ Empire Evil Hawk His Important Most Reagan Reputation Saw Seems Soviet Thing Union]
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- The soviet people want full-blooded and unconditional democracy.
[ Democracy Soviet Unconditional Want]
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- During the Cold War, we gathered information by listening to the Soviets, taking pictures of the Soviets, and we allowed our human intelligence to decline.
[ Allowed Cold Decline During Gathered Human Information Intelligence Listening Our Pictures Soviets Taking War]
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- A likely source for terrorists seeking to buy or steal nuclear materials is the former Soviet Union.
[ Buy Former Likely Materials Nuclear Seeking Source Soviet Steal Terrorists Union]
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- Ronald Reagan used to alarm his Soviet counterparts by saying that surely they'd both unite against an invasion from Mars.
[ Against Alarm Both Counterparts His Invasion Mars Reagan Ronald Saying Soviet Surely Unite Used]
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- And the big question for the West, of course, and to the Europeans is, what other countries, which were formerly part of the Soviet bloc, should be incorporated into western institutions?
[ Big Bloc Countries Course Europeans Formerly Incorporated Institutions Into Other Part Question Should Soviet Were West Western Which]
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- It was one thing to contain the Soviet Union in Europe because Britain, France, and Germany were all willing to join in. But will Japan and other Asian countries be willing to join in the containment of China?
[ Asian Because Britain China Contain Countries Europe France Germany Japan Join Other Soviet Thing Union Were Will Willing]
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- A total nuclear freeze is counterproductive - especially now, when technology is rapidly changing and the Soviets have some important strategic advantages.
[ Advantages Changing Counterproductive Especially Freeze Important Now Nuclear Rapidly Some Soviets Strategic Technology Total]
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- There was no race - but to the extent that there was an arms competition, it was almost entirely on the Soviet side, first to catch up and then to surpass the Americans.
[ Almost Americans Arms Catch Competition Entirely Extent First Race Side Soviet Surpass Then Up]
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- Amin managed to invite both the US and Soviet ambassadors to his palace at the very same time and then deliberately kept them together in his waiting room.
[ Ambassadors Amin Both Deliberately His Invite Kept Managed Palace Room Same Soviet Them Then Time Together Us Very Waiting]
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- In modern Russia, you have no official, formal assessment of this past. Nobody in any Russian document has said that the policy of the Soviet government was criminal, that it was terrible. No one has ever said this.
[ Any Assessment Criminal Document Ever Formal Government Modern Nobody Official Past Policy Russia Russian Said Soviet Terrible]
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- In the First World War, there was the sudden passion of nationalism, and the killing took place because of these emotions. But the Soviet case is different, because you had systematic murder, like the Holocaust.
[ Because Case Different Emotions First Had Holocaust Killing Murder Nationalism Passion Place Soviet Sudden Systematic These Took War World]
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- It didn't take long to recognise the shortcomings of the Soviet regime and to see the values of the free world.
[ Free Long Recognise Regime See Shortcomings Soviet Take Values World]
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- But the most important thing about that story, which is not often told, is that as a result after the Cuban missile crisis, immediate steps were taken to correct our inability to collect on the movement of nuclear material out of the Soviet Union to other places.
[ After Collect Correct Crisis Cuban Immediate Important Inability Material Missile Most Movement Nuclear Often Other Our Out Places Result Soviet Steps Story Taken Thing Told Union Were Which]
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- I feel the happiest when I can light my American cigarettes with Soviet matches.
[ American Cigarettes Feel Happiest Light Matches Soviet]
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- And I think detente had manifestly failed, and that the pursuit of it was encouraging Soviet expansion and rendering the world more dangerous, and especially rendering the Western world in greater peril.
[ Dangerous Detente Encouraging Especially Expansion Failed Greater Had Manifestly More Peril Pursuit Rendering Soviet Think Western World]
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- I believe that detente was having almost the opposite effect of what was intended. What was intended was to sort of end the contest for power and to stop Soviet expansion, especially by military means and the military build-up, the military contest.
[ Almost Believe Contest Detente Effect End Especially Expansion Having Intended Means Military Opposite Power Sort Soviet Stop]
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- In the years just before... during the Carter years, the Soviets regularly violated, if you will, both the spirit and theletter of arms control agreements, I think, that they had negotiated during the period of detente.
[ Agreements Arms Before Both Carter Control Detente During Had Just Negotiated Period Regularly Soviets Spirit Think Violated Will Years]
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- Just as the Russians and the Soviets didn't manage to wipe out languages in Lithuania, neither have they managed to wipe out religion to the extent that we had feared.
[ Extent Feared Had Just Languages Manage Managed Neither Out Religion Russians Soviets Wipe]
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- To call something an 'enhanced interrogation technique' doesn't alter the fact that we thought it was torture when the Japanese used it on American prisoners, we thought it was torture when the North Koreans used it, we thought it was torture when the Soviets used it. You know, it's almost the moral equivalent of saying that rape is an enhanced seduction technique.
[ Almost Alter American Call Enhanced Equivalent Fact Interrogation Japanese Know Koreans Moral North Prisoners Saying Seduction Something Soviets Technique Thought Torture Used]
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- Then I was lucky I met with my future husband, and I started new life with my husband, and I was happy again. He was a musician. I start to travel with him through Europe also and around the former Soviet Union.
[ Again Also Around Europe Former Future Happy Him Husband Life Lucky Met Musician New Soviet Start Started Then Through Travel Union]
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- We then came to the Soviet Union. One day we were walking and carrying our banner and distributing a few leaflets in Russian to people, and we met two women on the road.
[ Banner Came Carrying Day Distributing Few Met Our Road Russian Soviet Then Two Union Walking Were Women]
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- Ronald Reagan will be remembered for leading the United States during a time of tremendous international transition - the demise of the Soviet Union, the Berlin Wall coming down, and the end of the Cold War.
[ Berlin Cold Coming Demise Down During End International Leading Reagan Remembered Ronald Soviet States Time Transition Tremendous Union United Wall War Will]
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- I came out of the Soviet Union no longer a communist, because I believed in personal freedom.
[ Because Believed Came Communist Freedom Longer Out Personal Soviet Union]
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- I feel that an understanding could be reached with Germany which would result in a lasting peace with Europe and believe that a German victory is preferable to a British and Soviet victory.
[ Believe British Could Europe Feel German Germany Lasting Peace Preferable Reached Result Soviet Understanding Victory Which Would]
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- In the event of a victory over Germany by Soviet Russia and England, Bolshevism in Europe would inevitably follow. Under these circumstances I would prefer to see Germany win the war.
[ Bolshevism Circumstances England Europe Event Follow Germany Inevitably Over Prefer Russia See Soviet These Under Victory War Win Would]
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- I am a Soviet man, and Yeltsin is a Soviet man - maybe our grandchildren will be different.
[ Am Different Grandchildren Man Maybe Our Soviet Will Yeltsin]
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- In the Soviet Union, capitalism triumphed over communism. In this country, capitalism triumphed over democracy.
[ Capitalism Communism Country Democracy Over Soviet Triumphed Union]
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- Communism is Soviet power plus the electrification of the whole country.
[ Communism Country Plus Power Soviet Whole]
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- Twenty years ago, I said there was going to be something that would stop the Soviet Union from taking over the world. And now we see that the Soviet Union has been stopped, through its own disintegration.
[ Ago Been Disintegration Going Now Over Own Said See Something Soviet Stop Stopped Taking Through Twenty Union World Would Years]
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- Membership of the United Nations gives every member the right to make a fool of himself, and that is a right of which the Soviet Union in this case has taken full advantage.
[ Advantage Case Every Fool Full Gives Himself Make Member Membership Nations Right Soviet Taken Union United Which]
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- Only under conditions of revolutionary crises do you have the highest level of self-organization; this is the Soviet type of organization, which is to say, workers' councils, people's councils, call them what you want, popular committees.
[ Call Committees Conditions Councils Crises Highest Level Only Organization Popular Revolutionary Say Soviet Them Type Under Want Which Workers]
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- Here were these college kids beating the Soviets and going on to the Olympic Gold Medal. To me, that's the greatest upset of all time in any sport that I can think of.
[ Any Beating College Going Gold Greatest Here Kids Medal Olympic Soviets Sport These Think Time Upset Were]
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- The Soviet government is the most realistic regime in the world - no ideals.
[ Government Ideals Most Realistic Regime Soviet World]
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- Throughout Soviet times, I understood what was really happening in the world around me.
[ Around Happening Really Soviet Throughout Times Understood World]
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- Today's Russia is not to be compared with the Soviet Union of back then.
[ Back Compared Russia Soviet Then Today Union]
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- I did Our Daily Bread for King and that made me popular in the Soviet Union; King was amused by that.
[ Amused Bread Daily Did King Made Our Popular Soviet Union]
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- I think there, there also had been just before I got to Honduras a rather spectacular capture of an arms shipment that from Nicaragua across Honduran test, territory destined for El Salvador and I think that some of that equipment had been also to Cuba and the Soviet bloc.
[ Across Also Arms Been Before Bloc Capture Cuba Destined El Equipment Got Had Honduras Just Nicaragua Rather Salvador Some Soviet Spectacular Territory Test Think]
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- Castro couldn't even go to the bathroom unless the Soviet Union put the nickel in the toilet.
[ Bathroom Castro Even Go Nickel Put Soviet Toilet Union Unless]
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- When I decided to go to a country that subsidized music, I went to the Soviet Union for two years.
[ Country Decided Go Music Soviet Subsidized Two Union Went Years]
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- I was opposed to World War II, and indeed on June 22, 1941 when Hitler invaded the Soviet Union I suddenly found myself the lone supporter of peace since everybody else had, because of their communist beliefs, shifted over to become supporters of the war.
[ Because Become Beliefs Communist Else Everybody Found Had Hitler Ii Indeed Invaded June Lone Myself Opposed Over Peace Shifted Since Soviet Suddenly Supporter Supporters Their Union War World]
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- Poorly secured nuclear material in the former Soviet Union, or secrets from a scientist in Pakistan could help build a bomb that detonates in Paris. The poppies in Afghanistan become the heroin in Berlin. The poverty and violence in Somalia breeds the terror of tomorrow.
[ Afghanistan Become Berlin Bomb Breeds Build Could Former Help Material Nuclear Pakistan Paris Poorly Poppies Poverty Scientist Secrets Secured Somalia Soviet Terror Tomorrow Union Violence]
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- Since the end of the Cold War, Soviet aggression had been replaced by a number of particularly venomous threats, from Timothy McVeigh to Osama bin Laden.
[ Aggression Been Bin Cold End Had Laden Mcveigh Number Osama Particularly Replaced Since Soviet Threats Timothy Venomous War]
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- As for the United States' future in Afghanistan, it will be fire and hell and total defeat, God willing, as it was for their predecessors - the Soviets and, before them, the British.
[ Afghanistan Before British Defeat Fire Future God Hell Predecessors Soviets States Their Them Total United Will Willing]
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- Of course, the kind of support that Cuba could give us was very limited when it came to building up our army, since they didn't manufacture armaments in the quantities that we required. So we turned to Algeria and the Soviet Union for support.
[ Algeria Armaments Army Building Came Could Course Cuba Give Kind Limited Manufacture Our Quantities Required Since Soviet Support Turned Union Up Us Very]
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- I always felt that the Cubans were being pushed into the Soviet Bloc by American policy.
[ Always American Being Bloc Cubans Felt Into Policy Pushed Soviet Were]
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- The much greater crimes of the Soviet Gulags occurred over decades and cost millions of lives.
[ Cost Crimes Decades Greater Lives Millions Much Occurred Over Soviet]
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- If kids can forget their own mothers but still have a sense of comrade Lenin, then Soviet power really is here to stay!
[ Comrade Forget Here Kids Lenin Mothers Own Power Really Sense Soviet Stay Still Their Then]
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- Anyone who doesn't regret the passing of the Soviet Union has no heart. Anyone who wants it restored has no brains.
[ Anyone Brains Heart Passing Regret Restored Soviet Union Wants]
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- Despite what many Americans think, most Soviets do not yearn for capitalism or Western-style democracy.
[ Americans Capitalism Democracy Despite Many Most Soviets Think Yearn]
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- If the Soviet Union let another political party come into existence, they would still be a one-party state, because everybody would join the other party.
[ Another Because Come Everybody Existence Into Join One-Party Other Party Political Soviet State Still Union Would]
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- So seven new countries, three of them formerly part of the Soviet Union, and the others part of the Warsaw Pact, will become full members of NATO next year.
[ Become Countries Formerly Full Members Nato New Next Others Pact Part Seven Soviet Them Three Union Warsaw Will Year]
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- And, gentlemen, they have not yet done so, and it is quite clear that no Americans, no people in the world probably, are going to war with the Soviet Union.
[ Americans Clear Done Gentlemen Going Probably Quite Soviet Union War World Yet]
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- I did a long concert tour in England and Denmark and Sweden, and I also sang for the Soviet people, one of the finest musical audiences in the world.
[ Also Audiences Concert Denmark Did England Finest Long Musical Sang Soviet Sweden Tour World]
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- Why should the Negroes ever fight against the only nations of the world where racial discrimination is prohibited, and where the people can live freely? Never! I can assure you, they will never fight against either the Soviet Union or the peoples' democracies.
[ Against Assure Democracies Discrimination Either Ever Fight Freely Live Nations Negroes Never Only Peoples Prohibited Racial Should Soviet Union Where Why Will World]
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- The chief task was to stop the arms race before it brought utter disaster. However, after the collapse of communism and the disintegration of the Soviet Union, any rationale for having nuclear weapons disappeared.
[ After Any Arms Before Brought Chief Collapse Communism Disappeared Disaster Disintegration Having However Nuclear Race Rationale Soviet Stop Task Union Utter Weapons]
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- The Russian drama began at the end of 1991, when the Soviet Union mercifully ended. Russia and 14 other new countries emerged from the ruins of the Soviet Union. Every one of those 15 new states faced a profound historical, economic, financial, social and political challenge.
[ Began Challenge Countries Drama Economic Emerged End Ended Every Faced Financial Historical Mercifully New Other Political Profound Ruins Russia Russian Social Soviet States Those Union]
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- We're going to have to forgive a great deal of the Soviet era debt. There's no question about that. Let's face up to that. We're going to have to put in money if Russia is really going to consolidate a democracy.
[ Consolidate Deal Debt Democracy Era Face Forgive Going Great Money Put Question Really Russia Soviet Up]
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- I got a cable from New York saying that what I'd written about the growth of Soviet agricultural production didn't make sense because the same levels were reached under the czars. I wanted to confirm it, but by then the censors were on to me.
[ Agricultural Because Cable Censors Confirm Got Growth Levels Make New Production Reached Same Saying Sense Soviet Then Under Wanted Were Written York]
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- Just as the 99% of Soviet citizens who supported the Soviet regime in 1985 was no indication of what the people inside the USSR really thought, the army of true believers that we think we see in the Arab world is an illusion.
[ Arab Army Believers Citizens Illusion Indication Inside Just Really Regime See Soviet Supported Think Thought True Ussr World]
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- All the Baltic countries have been steadfast in support of allies of the United States since they gained their independence following the fall of the Soviet Union and have continued to be supportive in the ongoing war on terror.
[ Allies Baltic Been Continued Countries Fall Following Gained Independence Ongoing Since Soviet States Steadfast Support Supportive Terror Their Union United War]
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- We will always apply the same principles of collective security, prudent caution, and superior weaponry that enabled us to peacefully prevail in the long cold war against the Soviet Union.
[ Against Always Apply Caution Cold Collective Enabled Long Peacefully Prevail Principles Prudent Same Security Soviet Superior Union Us War Weaponry Will]
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- The Soviet Union was an exception, but even there chess players were not rich. Only Fischer changed that.
[ Changed Chess Even Exception Fischer Only Players Rich Soviet Union Were]
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- Gaiety is the most outstanding feature of the Soviet Union.
[ Feature Gaiety Most Outstanding Soviet Union]
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- In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than advance.
[ Advance Army Courage More Retreat Soviet Takes Than]
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- I tried to contribute to the defeat of the Soviets. If I contributed 1%, it is 1% of something enormous.
[ Contribute Contributed Defeat Enormous Something Soviets Tried]
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- The readings of Soviet society are as many as the experts you speak to. In my view, it's a society that is overdue for measures of democratization and organization.
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- Also a great part of Polish industry proved to have existed only to support the Soviet military industry, and it became superfluous and incapable of being transformed into anything else. We did not foresee that or the magnitude of these phenomena.
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- We expected that people were just waiting for the collapse of the Soviet Union, or at least for its retreat, and they were going to be full of initiative in all areas of life - in culture, in economy and in politics.
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- Russia also declared its independence. This was approved by the Supreme Soviet, and you know and remember that there was the Declaration on the Independence of Russia.
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- The Berlin Wall wasn't the only barrier to fall after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War. Traditional barriers to the flow of money, trade, people and ideas also fell.
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- What if the Soviet intervention was a blessing in disguise? It saved the myth that if the Soviets were not to intervene, there would have been some flowering authentic democratic socialism and so on. I'm a little bit more of a pessimist there. I think that the Soviets - it's a very sad lesson - by their intervention, saved the myth.
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