April 28, 2004

Today / April 28

by PG

Today in Communist History: 1965 - U.S. troops land in the Dominican Republic to "forestall establishment of a Communist dictatorship" and to evacuate Americans. 1977 - The Red Army Faction (Baader-Meinhof Gang) trial ends, with three members found guilty of murder and attempted murder. 1978 - Afghanistan President Mohammed Daoud Khan is overthrown and assassinated in a coup led by pro-communist rebels.

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