Portugal's Carnation Revolution

In April 1974 a military coup in Portugal paved the way for democracy. It became known as the Carnation Revolution. Witness hears from one man who saw it unfold on the streets of Lisbon.

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Mon 26 Apr 2010 22:50 GMT

Cuban History Collection

Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev, Credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images

Stories from Cuba's recent history and its difficult relationship with the US

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