Gorbachev Says Lessons Of Failed 1991 Coup Still Relevant Today

Eurasia Review


(RFE/RL) — On the 30th anniversary of a coup that failed to stop democratic reforms in the Soviet Union and expedited its collapse, the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, said Russian society must stand against “usurping power,” the phrase often used by critics of Russia’s current President Vladimir...

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