TITLE

Taking bows

AUTHOR(S)
Fenyvesi, C.
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/30/91-1/6/92, Vol. 111 Issue 27, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Russian President Boris Yeltsin and Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev will probably travel to the United States soon after the flag of the Soviet Union is lowered over the Kremlin for the last time on New Year's Eve. Gorbachev reportedly is expected to accept an invitation to speak on March 5, 1992 at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri.
ACCESSION #
9112301241

 

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