Mikhail Gorbachev

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Noun1.Mikhail Gorbachev - Soviet statesman whose foreign policy brought an end to the Cold War and whose domestic policy introduced major reforms (born in 1931)Mikhail Gorbachev - Soviet statesman whose foreign policy brought an end to the Cold War and whose domestic policy introduced major reforms (born in 1931)
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Mikhail Gorbachyov only called for calmness and did not even consider the reasons of what was going on.
He reminded the era of the last head of state of the USSR, Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachyov, during which Russians were deceived by the US, and advised Moscow not to lose its long-term interests for temporary advantages.Russia has recently taken some unwise decisions and adopted some surprising measures in opposition to its past friendly stance on Iran.Moscow signed a contract with Tehran in 2007 to supply the powerful S-300 missiles to Iran but it later refrained from delivering the system to the county due to the US and Israeli pressures.
"It was a very narrow victory with Pulkovo gaining 501 out of a possible 580 points," explained Viktor Gorbachyov, Director General of the CIS Airports Association.