Victor Sebestyen was born in Budapest and was an infant when his family left Hungary as refugees. As a journalist, he was worked on numerous British newspapers, including The Times and the Daily Mail. He reported widely from Eastern Europe when Communism collapsed in 1989 and covered the war in former Yugoslavia. At the London Evening Standard he was foreign editor, media editor and chief leader writer. He is the author of the acclaimed Twelve Days, which documents the 1956 Hungarian Uprising, Revolution 1989, an account of the fall of the Soviet empire, and 1946: The Making of the Modern World.
RT @anneapplebaum: Good morning. Today is the 27th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
by @Victorsebby - one month ago
RT @amhitchens: My aunt,who is from Cyprus and been in UK since 70s just messaged me about being racially abused in W London #Brexit https:…
by @Victorsebby - 5 months ago
RT @Hugodixon: This is what happened to my ex-wife. Appalling racism. In central London. We must fight. https://t.co/wYxc0z7jS5
John Donne 1624: 'If a clod be washed away by the sea,
Europe is the less.' Who wants to inhabit a clod?
@SkyNews...see fab former footballer John Barnes angrily deny Leave claim that he is for Brexit. Can't they get any facts right?
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