Fun Fact: Nikita Khrushchev Shoe

Fun facts about Nikita Khrushchev

Nikita Khrushchev became infamous for many things, one of which was banging his shoe (which some debate actually is what he did) on a desk in protest at a U.N. meeting. The Soviet Union officially condemned colonialism, but he was enraged when a delegate from the Philippines called him out on the double standard as the Soviets had essentially built their own empire out of Eastern Europe.

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