Kremlin intrigues

Knight, R.; Cohen, W.
June 1991
U.S. News & World Report;6/3/91, Vol. 110 Issue 21, p19
Examines the first of a series of BBC documentaries about Soviet power struggles since 1978, detailing a contentious meeting in 1989 between Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu and Georgi Shakhnazarov, top aide to Mikhail Gorbachev. The Romanian insisted that Warsaw Pact troops crush the Polish and Hungarian reform movements, Gorbachev refused. One of many stunning tales of intrigue in the six one-hour programs.


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