Sunday, December 10, 2023

Soviet Union

Mikhail Gorbachev, last big leader of the Soviet Union, dies at 91

Former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev, the last of the titans in Russia who sought economic reforms through his famous 'glasnost' (openness) and 'perestroika' (reconstruction), died in a hospital in Moscow. He was 91. Gorbachev, an unquestioned titan who embarked...