Last updated: 28 september, 2009 - 10:31 GMT

89 Voices - Warsaw

Poland was one of the first Eastern European countries to witness the fall of Communism.

As Poland's economy crumbled, a series of negotiations during early 1989, known as the 'Round Table Talks', produced an agreement for partly-open National Assembly elections.

In June that year the failure of the Communists at the polls produced a political crisis and a non-communist government was eventually elected.

Suddenly Poland entered the post-communist era.

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Anna Napiorkowska was born as these changes were happening. In her report for Outlook she talks about modern Poland and her hopes for the future.

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