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The legendary interpreter who served as the English-language voice of every Soviet leader from Nikita Khrushchev to Mikhail Gorbachev has died in Moscow aged 81.
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Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev said that political crisis in Ukraine, which has seen its president driven from Kiev after protests, stems from its government`s failure to act democratically.
Last Updated: Monday, September 02, 2013, 21:47
Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev said Obama was right to seek backing from Congress for military action in Syria, but warned that intervening raised dire risks.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 18:29
Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev painted a dim picture of the world`s environmental progress today, two decades after he and a former Swiss lawmaker founded Green Cross International.
Last Updated: Monday, April 08, 2013, 18:47
Former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher was a "great politician" who will go down in history, former Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev said on Monday.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 31, 2013, 11:12
Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has condemned attempts to blame him for the Soviet Union`s breakup.
Last Updated: Friday, March 08, 2013, 08:10
The Russian President has recently signed laws significantly increasing fines for violations of regulations on protests, widening definition of treason.
Last Updated: Friday, December 07, 2012, 16:37
Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev is worried that the world is entering a new nuclear arms race mirroring the Cold War weapons build up he helped end.
Last Updated: Friday, November 02, 2012, 11:47
One-time world leaders George HW Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev are renewing their friendship.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 25, 2011, 10:34
Mikhail Gorbachev called on PM Vladimir Putin to heed protester demands and quit politics instead of seeking a third term as Russian president.
Last Updated: Friday, December 23, 2011, 18:01
The last Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev said he was ashamed of Vladimir Putin and
Dmitry Medvedev`s career was over.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 07, 2011, 20:42
Putin, meanwhile, officially registered Wednesday to run for the presidency in March.
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