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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - March 12, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba U u Tempo High Fidelity new poll shows 9 out of 10 married people never cheat on mate flames Burn Winnipeg jets Calgary in your face strategy overwhelms jets during 64 win at Arena Winnipeg free press 32 Cloudy tonight 2 wet tomorrow 4 second class registration number 0288 Winnipeg free press in Nav March 12 1990 h vol118n0101 Sun rises sets Moon rises sets March 1990 vol us n0101 Sun rises sets Moon rises sets outside Winnipeg weekly Home delivery in Winnipeg outside Winnipeg main switchboard 9439331 Home delivery 957o550 classified 9562330 raising the curtain the Iron curtain that once enveloped the countries of Eastern Europe is rapidly free press reporter Gerald flood is there to observe the change and the implications for the people who live Austria looks East to old mate by Gerald flood Winnipeg free press Vienna the music of Mozart soars seven storeys past the Velve curtained loges to the massive doughnut shaped chandelier that spar Kles from the doomed ceiling of Viennas famed state opera a crowd of responds with Thunder Ous applause and wild shouts of Bravo As the cur Tain comes Down on the magic opera is taken like a drug in this which claims to be the Birthplace of classical music and the Home of million culture this concert goers largely explains the interest with which the Vien Nese watch the Progress of perestroika in Hungary Austria cultural with which it has enjoyed a love hate relationship for hundreds of years before consummating it under emperor Franz Josef within the Austro hungarian it was a doomed marriage that ended in a Messy better known As the first world but like Many the viennese cant forget what they liked about their former partner a passion for music and like the two both look Forward to renewing the unlike the How they insist the affair will be strictly the Likely defeat of communists in hungarian elections March 25 will mean More Cul Tural and economic sex says a Stu Dent in the lineup for see Vienna Page 4 Index Arm 21 7 23 24 18 yearn vow 16 22 people 14 relax 14 sports 39 to is Nae israeli coalition teeters Over peace Jeff de free press Lithuania declared Sovereign from the news services the lithuanian legislature yesterday declared the Republic Independent of the so Viet Union and elected a noncom Monist As head of the declaration of in which the Baltic state also changed its name from the soviet socialist Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of represented the most serious political and Legal threat Ever made by one of the soviet unions 15 constituent republics against Moscow with yesterdays unanimous Lithuania which first won Independence in but was annexed by Moscow in 1940 under a Nona Gre Sion pact with nazi Germany demanded immediate negotiations with the Kremlin to work out Legal and economic procedures for sees lithuanians said they were not so much declaring Independence As re establishing sovereignty after 50 years of illegal occupation by the soviet the legislation Stab see Gorbachev Page 4 Finland Baltic sea Lithuania declares Independence from soviet unit detail area a leaderless Haiti on Brink of chaos what big Teeth this Little Model became distracted by a stuffed Timber Wolf Nicole shows off a two piece part of some 25 outfits shown at the fort Whyte centres display of inuit the snowsuit is hand sewn Caribou by Joseph Treaster times news service Porta Prince Haiti was without a government yesterday As political leaders failed to replace Prosper who resigned saturday but did not immediately leave the leaders said that Haiti was on the Brink of chaos after 24 hours in which at least 20 people were shot a handful of offices and houses were ransacked and demands intensified for the generals if tomorrow we dont have a president and Avril is not out of the in afraid were going to have said Marc a member of a group of 12 political leaders who helped persuade Avril to step the situation is extremely who took Power in a coup 18 months had been accused of stalling on promises to Lead the country to democratic for the first time in recent his Haiti main political groups have backed by businessmen and at the same the army has become increasingly with Only one the presidential remaining As a cohesive after Avril abruptly imposed a see court Page 5 democracy reborn in Chile As Pinochet yields Power by Ian Katz Knight Ridder newspapers Santiago democracy was reborn in Chile As Patricio Aylwin was sworn in As ending the 16year reign of authoritarian Augusto in an emotional 10minute speech to thou Sands who crammed the plazas outside Santiagos presidential Aylwin urged to civilian administration ends 16 years of military Lotical Unity and tolerance and decreed a Pardon for All political today is a historic said who was elected in Chile returns to and it returns without without without we have a Chile of All for All Joy and Pride flowed from the streets out Side the the White and Blue Flag and banners touting Aylwin were rising above most of the crowd was a huge portrait of Salvador the elected marxist president whom Pinochet replaced after a bloody coup in in 112 Kilometres North Pinochet removed the presidential Sash he had Clung to for 16 Senate president Gabriel Valdes then put a new Sash on the new president As spectators Aylwin it was an undignified exit for who had to Duck when protesters threw tomatoes and apples at him As he entered the new Congress some see Street Page 4 Ive been thrown in a he tried to drown me in a toilet abused woman lives under constant threat by Nick Martin ambers waiting for her husband to kill he called her recently to say he planned to hang dont eat any he advised hanging would loosen her and that would Embarrass her in Ive been burned with cigarettes in the lower part of my says not her real Ive been thrown in a he tried to drown me in a toilet after hed urinated in he made her drink just As he made her eat food after spitting in that was when they were Ogeth when he once stuck a gun in her Mouth and played russian when the beatings came almost since she left ambers visited friends in the waking to find one of their dogs with a broken Shes answered the to find Hunting knife imbedded in the Shes seen him sitting in a car outside a battered women cradling a Hes chased her kids to cant make plans Amber Doest go out without an her kids dont go to school and they dont go outside to play i cant make plans for a future i Haven Amber said in an in Hes going to get Long after the beatings women suffer psychological hounded by men obsessed with women As property that will always be the mans to do with As he directors of two Winnipeg intercity battered women shelters women at risk have turned to the use of restraining orders to help protect them from abusive see restraining Page 5

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