What Were The Goals Of The American Revolution

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Hungarian Uprising Sheet What they wanted? They wanted freedom from the Soviet Union, have open and democratic elections, press liberty, withdrawing the soviet military units and so on. To sum up, a free country. These were the goals. What happened? It began with organizing some peaceful demonstration by university students. On the 23rd of October, the demonstration took place, and the mass went to the front of the National Radio, to have their demands read out. The radio refused it, instead they broadcasted the speech of Ernő Gerő (who was the leader of the communist party). The people got mad, and one of the defenders of the radio shot into the mass. After that, riots started, the demonstrators got guns from soldiers and weapon storages.

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