German filmmaker Werner Herzog loves Mikhail Gorbachev
, the last president of the Soviet Union.
Herzog's "Meeting Gorbachev
" is documentary of a different order - a timely 2018 profile of Mikhail Gorbachev
, the last head of the Soviet Union (1922-1991), who initiated a series of state reforms and tugged the U.S.
By December 25, 1991, Mikhail Gorbachev
had become president without a country.
On 15th March 1990, Mikhail Gorbachev
was elected the President of the Soviet Union, becoming the first and only occupant of the office.
This is the central, though hardly the only, paradox of the life and character of Mikhail Gorbachev
is hard to understand"--Gorbachev's own words--stand at the beginning of William Taub-man's new biography, and to some degree haunt it.
To mark the 30th anniversary of the commencement of perestroika, Mikhail Gorbachev
wrote The New Russia (published in Russian as [phrase omitted]/Posle Kremlya, translated After the Kremlin), an introspective look at the Russian state based on his own experiences.
He took initiatives to remove the least safe and secure warheads from operational deployments, a move designed to elicit reciprocal action by Mikhail Gorbachev
, whose country was crumbling.
FORMER Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev
has said efforts must be taken to prevent a new arms race.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Donald Trump's decision to scrap the INF Treaty with Russia means an announcement of a new nuclear arms race but it is not too late to resolve differences at the negotiating table, former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev
THE promise of democratic reform for long suffering country Russia, raised by Mikhail Gorbachev
in the 1980s, got derailed somewhere.
, no large and glorious empire in all of history had ever decided of its own volition to dismantle itself.
Is North Korea's Kim Jong-un going down the path of the last Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev
? The two have converged a lot so far, but of course we know about the end of Gorbachev
's story, while Kim's remains open-ended.