What was the only country one in Europe to violently overthrow its communist regime?

Poland
Romania
Hungary
German Democratic Republic
Ceaușes­cu’s regime col­lapsed after he ordered his security forces to fire on antigov­ern­ment demon­stra­tors in the city of Tim­ișoara on December 17, 1989. The demon­stra­tions spread to Bucharest. Ceaușes­cu fled the capital in a he­li­copter but was captured by the armed forces. Three days later he got executed after a brief trial.

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Hungary
German Democratic Republic
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flagSwitzerland
0%
85%
14%
0%
28
flagCanada
7%
75%
11%
3%
52
flagLithuania
0%
75%
16%
8%
12
flagDenmark
11%
72%
11%
5%
18
flagBelgium
0%
71%
14%
7%
14
flagGermany
11%
70%
13%
4%
222
flagSpain
12%
70%
8%
8%
48
flagItaly
8%
68%
23%
0%
47
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
67%
17%
4%
512
flagRepublic of Ireland
11%
66%
13%
5%
60
flagUkraine
5%
66%
22%
5%
18
flagPoland
11%
65%
16%
5%
15111
flagSweden
17%
65%
13%
0%
23
flagFrance
13%
64%
18%
2%
37
flagNorway
17%
62%
13%
6%
29
flagthe Netherlands
15%
58%
17%
7%
51
flagAustria
9%
54%
36%
0%
11
flagUnknown
11%
53%
28%
6%
489
flagthe United States
16%
51%
18%
11%
345
flagIndia
16%
36%
16%
28%
25

Gender

men66%
women57%
Poland
9%
13%
Romania
66%
57%
Hungary
19%
22%
German Democratic Republic
5%
6%

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