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> The Speech That Shook The Kremlin on BBC World Service at 2006-02-25 13:05:00
In 1956 Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev claimed his place in history by delivering a speech that attacked his predecessor and mentor, Joseph Stalin. Tim Whewell examines the motives behind the speech.
> The Speech that Shook the Kremlin on BBC Radio 4 at 2006-02-24 11:00:00
In 1956, Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev delivered a speech that attacked his mentor Joseph Stalin. Tim Whewell examines how the shock waves are still affecting Russian politics.