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1

Imre Nagy became leader of Hungary in what year?

1953

2

Imre Nagy wanted _______ for Hungary.

reforms

3

Imre Nagy wanted Hungary to..?

leave the Warsaw Pact.

4

Imre Nagy wanted to get rid of a..?

communist government.

5

Imre Nagy wanted free elections and ________ democracy.

elections

6

Imre Nagy wanted UN protection from..?

the USSR.

7

Khrushchev _______ Nagy's requests.

refused

8

Khrushchev thought that if Hungary left the Warsaw Pact then..?

other countries would soon follow.

9

To prevent a Hungarian uprising, Khrushchev..?

sent 200,000 Soviet troops into Hungary.

10

When did Khrushchev send troops into Hungary?

November 1956.

11

As a result of troops being sent into Hungary..?

thousands were killed.

12

Imre Nagy was eventually..?

tried and then executed in 1958.