About the Breakup of the Soviet Union
The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics ceased to exist on December 26, 1991, when the Supreme Soviet (the superior legislative body of the Soviet Union) voted to dissolve itself following the resignation of President Mikhail Gorbachev on the previous...
Composing the final legislative group in the Soviet Union, those elected in 1989
played a vital part in reforms and the eventual breakup of the Soviet Union ...
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Conditions in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union, however, changed rapidly. ...
support for a controlled restructuring or possible breakup of the Soviet Union.
Dec 21, 2016 ... The Soviet Union collapsed 25 years ago this Christmas Day, and the impact is
Indeed, the breakup of the Soviet Union transformed the entire world political
situation, leading to a complete reformulation of political, economic and military ...
Dec 16, 2016 ... 25 years ago, the demise of the Soviet Union all started with a hunting trip in
Belarus involving Russia's Boris Yeltsin and Ukraine's Leonid ...
The causes of the fall of the Soviet Union were many and included ethnic ... Why
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The collapse of the Soviet Union is inextricably tied to the reformist policies of the
then-General Secretary of the Communist Party, Mikhail Gorbachev.