Honecker


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Honecker

(German ˈhɒnɛkər)
n
(Biography) Erich (ˈeːrɪç). 1912–94, German statesman; head of state of East Germany (1976–89)
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DEATHS 1994 ERICH HONECKER, Former leader of East Germany.
Corbyn claims his policies will unite our country; by using the same methods that enabled President Maduro to unite the people of Venezuela, Nicolae Ceausescu to unite the people of Romania and Erich Honecker to unite the people of East Germany!
One Russian painted Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev and DDR's Erich Honecker kissing with a caption that translated as "God!
A 1.3km-long stretch of the Berlin Wall that is still standing, it features the famous painting of a "brotherly kiss" between East German president Erich Honecker and Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev and is also covered in murals, artwork and graffiti.
Among their topics are Germany's Zero Hour, politics and generational change during the 1960s in West Germany, behind the Wall: East Germany on a new path, the socialist nation and the rise of dissidence: Honecker's East Germany, the paradox of West German conservatism, and tensions of unification.
East Germany's communist leader, Erich Honecker, was forced to quit after 18 years in power.
More than three decades ago, Soviet Union General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev got a kiss on the lips from East German leader Erich Honecker. A news photograph of the moment took on a life of its own, cementing Brezhnev's reputation as a smooching statesman, and creating a stereotype of Russian men as lip-lockers.
And "Sonderzug nach Pankow" was German plain-talk rocker Udo Lindenberg's personal challenge to East-German ruler Erich Honecker. Also, it was both his independent answer and intended contribution to the government-organized "cultural exchange programs" between the two Germanys.
WHERE in South America did German statesman Erich Honecker die?