Changes in East Germany

The prime minister’s remarks concerned the unification of Germany and what alliance a united Germany would belong to: NATO or the… read more

The prime minister’s remarks concerned the unification of Germany and what alliance a united Germany would belong to: NATO or the Warsaw Pact. The prime minster’s visit was the first and probably the last visit to the White House by an East German prime minister. The Germans were scheduled to vote on a parliament as early as January 1991. These elections could effectively end the division of the country. The previous week President Bush met with Helmut Kohl to discuss the position of a united Germany in NATO. This issue had been one that Gorbachev had opposed, but he was supposedly reconciling himself to the idea. The prime minister’s remarks are translated. close

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Changes in East Germany

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Program ID:
12682-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 12, 1990
Last Aired:
Jun 17, 1990

Airing Details

  • Jun 12, 1990 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 13, 1990 | 1:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 13, 1990 | 6:25am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 13, 1990 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 17, 1990 | 10:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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