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  •  I didn't follow the Czech/Slovak (1+ / 0-)
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    situation closely, but it clearly required mutual agreement. I think that I will go and do some research on it because it does provide useful background.

    •  Yes, It was by mutual agreement, (4+ / 0-)

      even though many in the US and EU though it a terrible idea to allow the breakup of the cobbled together country with the western portion maintaining close ties to Minsk and Moscow. Fortunately, the Czech and Slovak people were smarter than western politicians, diplomats, and bankers. They managed their breakup without hostility and have a peaceful coexistence that allows them to trade and travel freely between the two. By every measure the breakup has been a success.

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