Mikhail Gorbachev

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Hindustantimes.com
Red faces as Russia’s Kalashnikov monument shows Nazi gunbloody history. Stalin’s bust was one of seven sculptures spanning the history
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
bloody history. Stalin’s bust was one of seven sculptures spanning the history of the Soviet Union from Lenin to Mikhail Gorbachev. They are the latest addition to a recently opened “Alley of Rulers” that already features 33 Russian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Red faces as Russia's Kalashnikov monument shows Nazi gunbloody history. Stalin's bust was one of seven sculptures spanning the history
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
bloody history. Stalin's bust was one of seven sculptures spanning the history of the Soviet Union from Lenin to Mikhail Gorbachev. They are the latest addition to a recently-opened "Alley of Rulers" that already features 33 Russian... Read more
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Gulf News
Russia unveils controversial Stalin bustcentral Moscow during a ceremony attended by lawmakers.The seven sculptures spa
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
central Moscow during a ceremony attended by lawmakers.The seven sculptures spanning the history of the USSR from Lenin to Mikhail Gorbachev are the latest addition to the recently opened “Alley of Rulers” composition that already features 33... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Russia unveils sculptures of Soviet leaders, Joseph Stalin amid concernsMoscow during a ceremony attended by lawmakers. The seven sculptures spanning
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
Moscow during a ceremony attended by lawmakers. The seven sculptures spanning the history of the USSR from Lenin to Mikhail Gorbachev are the latest addition to the recently opened “Alley of Rulers” composition that already features 33... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Sanders stresses diplomacy, cooperation over military power in Fulton speechII. Other major figures to speak at Westminster include former President Ronal
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
II. Other major figures to speak at Westminster include former President Ronald Reagan in 1990 and former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev in 1992. Early in his speech, Sanders quoted President Dwight Eisenhower’s 1953 speech against war and... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Sanders speaks on foreign policy in Mid-MoGeldof spoke at Westminster Green Lectures, as well as other world leaders incl
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Geldof spoke at Westminster Green Lectures, as well as other world leaders including President Gerald Ford, Lech Walesa and Mikhail Gorbachev. The first speaker, in 1937, was Oscar D. Skelton, undersecretary for Foreign Affairs for the Dominion of... Read more
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Newsweek
How the right lost its mind, sold its soul and embraced Donald TrumpPresident Reagan was in West Berlin to deliver a powerful message to the evil e
Newsweek / Posted 4 days ago
President Reagan was in West Berlin to deliver a powerful message to the evil empire, the USSR. His Soviet counterpart, Mikhail Gorbachev, had branded himself as a benign peacemaker, and Reagan wanted him to prove it. More than two decades... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 20, 2017Byrd Jr. in Jasper, Texas. (Brewer was executed on September 21, 2011.) Raisa G
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Byrd Jr. in Jasper, Texas. (Brewer was executed on September 21, 2011.) Raisa Gorbachev, wife of the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, died at a German hospital after a battle with leukemia; she was 67. In 2000, Independent Counsel Robert... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 20: Martin Luther King stabbed in 1958Croce, 30, died in a plane crash near Natchitoches, Louisiana. In 1984, Raisa
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Croce, 30, died in a plane crash near Natchitoches, Louisiana. In 1984, Raisa Gorbachev, wife of the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, died after a battle with leukemia; she was 67. Mikhail Gorbachev is still living. He is 86. In 2000,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 20: Martin Luther King stabbed in 1958Croce, 30, died in a plane crash near Natchitoches, Louisiana. In 1984, Raisa
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
Croce, 30, died in a plane crash near Natchitoches, Louisiana. In 1984, Raisa Gorbachev, wife of the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, died after a battle with leukemia; she was 67. Mikhail Gorbachev is still living. He is 86. In 2000,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryByrd Jr. in Jasper, Texas. (Brewer was executed on September 21, 2011.) Raisa G
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Byrd Jr. in Jasper, Texas. (Brewer was executed on September 21, 2011.) Raisa Gorbachev, wife of the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, died at a German hospital after a battle with leukemia; she was 67. In 2000, Independent Counsel Robert... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Russian Collusion? New Emails Reveal Hillary Clinton Invited Putin To "Pay For Play" Eventthen-Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev,
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
then-Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, and Former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev, emails recently obtained by Judicial Watch revealed. While Democrats blast any Republican who has the... Read more
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FOX News
Mr. Trump, our immigration mess needs a real fix. Forget the wall and make a dealdon’t build walls, they help knock them down. That’s what Ronald Reagan did whe
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
don’t build walls, they help knock them down. That’s what Ronald Reagan did when he exhorted Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev in 1987 to “Tear down this wall!” In 1989, East Berliners did just that, one of the proudest chapters in... Read more
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FOX News
Mr. Trump, our immigration mess needs a real fix. Forget the wall and make a dealdon’t build walls, they help knock them down. That’s what Ronald Reagan did whe
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
don’t build walls, they help knock them down. That’s what Ronald Reagan did when he exhorted Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev in 1987 to “Tear down this wall!” In 1989, East Berliners did just that, one of the proudest chapters in... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajiv told Gorbachev of ideological deficitas its main weakness 30 years ago a “complete absence of the inside party struc
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
as its main weakness 30 years ago a “complete absence of the inside party structure”. In a conversation with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev in July 1987, Rajiv, who was both Prime Minister and Congress president at the time, believed the “main... Read more
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Scotsman
The man who moved a Scottish mansion ...to JapanRailway with Milton Lockhart finally transported in 1988 after permission was g
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
Railway with Milton Lockhart finally transported in 1988 after permission was granted by former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev. Tsugawa said the project was “accomplished by the fusion of a dream” to bring a piece of Scotland to... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Trudy Rubin: Sad contrast between Bush 41’s foreign policy, Trump’sat the click of a screen. The two men discussed how to make German unification
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
at the click of a screen. The two men discussed how to make German unification happen and how to convince Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev that a neutral Germany was "out of the question." No tweets, no public bombast, no talk of trade... Read more
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Canberra Times
Turnbull analysis of energy's future in 2010 worthy of a read in 2017masters of those we elect. Ronald Reagan appreciated the importance of national
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
masters of those we elect. Ronald Reagan appreciated the importance of national symbols when at the Berlin Wall he implored Mikhail Gorbachev to "tear down this wall" so, Malcolm Turnbull, if you do nothing else during your tenure as the servant of... Read more
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The Age
Turnbull analysis of energy's future in 2010 worthy of a read in 2017masters of those we elect. Ronald Reagan appreciated the importance of national
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
masters of those we elect. Ronald Reagan appreciated the importance of national symbols when at the Berlin Wall he implored Mikhail Gorbachev to "tear down this wall" so, Malcolm Turnbull, if you do nothing else during your tenure as the servant of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Turnbull analysis of energy's future in 2010 worthy of a read in 2017masters of those we elect. Ronald Reagan appreciated the importance of national
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
masters of those we elect. Ronald Reagan appreciated the importance of national symbols when at the Berlin Wall he implored Mikhail Gorbachev to "tear down this wall" so, Malcolm Turnbull, if you do nothing else during your tenure as the servant of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why America Will Survive Beyond Trump - Lessons for Nigeriaa mutiny arose and he became the last Roman Emperor as the empire fell. A more
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
a mutiny arose and he became the last Roman Emperor as the empire fell. A more recent example is the Soviet Union under Mikhail Gorbachev. Gorbachev did not articulate some of his radical policies that were aimed at making the Soviet Union a... Read more
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Philly.com
A trip to Texas and the sad contrast between Bush 41's foreign policy and Trump'sat the click of a screen. The two men discussed how to make German unification
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
at the click of a screen. The two men discussed how to make German unification happen and how to convince Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev that a neutral Germany was “out of the question.” No tweets, no public bombast, no talk of trade... Read more
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The Hill
Cozying up to strongmen is not how America conducts diplomacyU.S. interests. From Woodrow Wilson’s campaign to “make the world safe for demo
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
U.S. interests. From Woodrow Wilson’s campaign to “make the world safe for democracy” to Ronald Reagan’s demand that Mikhail Gorbachev “tear down this wall,” both Democratic and Republican presidents have made the expansion of human freedom a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Basically, walls just never workwith them instead. On June 12 1987, Ronald Reagan stood in front of the Berlin
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
with them instead. On June 12 1987, Ronald Reagan stood in front of the Berlin Wall. He didn’t ask Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to build it bigger and stronger. He demanded that it be torn down. Two years later that wall did come down.... Read more
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WA Today
The many, many times the world has come close to doomsdayMIDNIGHT East German border guards on the Eastern side of the Berlin Wall as i
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
MIDNIGHT East German border guards on the Eastern side of the Berlin Wall as it comes down in November, 1989. Photo: AP Mikhail Gorbachev, leader of the Soviet Union, decided not to intervene as East Germany, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sir Christopher Lee’s awards to go under the hammervillain Scaramanga in The Man With The Golden Gun, include the World Award’s li
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
villain Scaramanga in The Man With The Golden Gun, include the World Award’s lifetime achievement award presented to him by Mikhail Gorbachev in 2003, the Unicef Award of 2012 and the Cinema For Peace Award in 2014, which he received from Angelina... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The many, many times the world has come close to doomsdayMIDNIGHT East German border guards on the Eastern side of the Berlin Wall as i
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
MIDNIGHT East German border guards on the Eastern side of the Berlin Wall as it comes down in November, 1989. Photo: AP Mikhail Gorbachev, leader of the Soviet Union, decided not to intervene as East Germany, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Another Scots agency linked to £2bn Azeri slush fundthe paper of the Communist party, accused him of corruption and he fell foul of
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
the paper of the Communist party, accused him of corruption and he fell foul of the first and only Soviet president, Mikhail Gorbachev. His son has had a similarly bad press, thought not usually at home, for the same reasons. Mr Aliyev –... Read more
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The Columbian
CNN looks at era that set the stage for Trumpway, we got off the issue.” The “Great Communicator” also tried to apply his c
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
way, we got off the issue.” The “Great Communicator” also tried to apply his charm to his greatest rival, Soviet premier Mikhail Gorbachev, whom he most memorably exhorted to tear down the Berlin Wall in 1984. In Gorbachev, he met his match — and... Read more
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The Age
Energy security: Encourage more take-up of home solar unitsSuch a scenario would have been unthinkable just over 30years ago, when the wor
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
Such a scenario would have been unthinkable just over 30years ago, when the world was transfixed by the first meeting of Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan and they realised they liked each other and could work together for the common... Read more
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Zero Hedge
So Deep, It's Sunk?of the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union’s declaration number 142-H recognized
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
of the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union’s declaration number 142-H recognized the independence of the Soviet republics. Mikhail Gorbachev had resigned, handing power to Boris Yeltsin. The Soviet Union and its deep state were no more. There are... Read more
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Variety
PopPolitics: Why ‘The Reagan Show’ Triggers Contrasts to Trump (Listen)as a Hollywood movie actor and later TV host. “The Reagan Show” focuses on Reag
Variety / Posted 22 days ago
as a Hollywood movie actor and later TV host. “The Reagan Show” focuses on Reagan’s relationship with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, who also grasped the importance of public image, and how that influenced the landmark agreement to reduce... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
MALCOLM BERKO: 'There's a sucker born every minute'impressive, with lots of glossy pictures of celebrities who own Ghiglieri bronz
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
impressive, with lots of glossy pictures of celebrities who own Ghiglieri bronzes. The pope, King Juan Carlos I of Spain, Mikhail Gorbachev, Arnold Schwarzenegger and many more are included in the list of owners of these bronzes. TIC has its own... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Bernie Sanders to give speech at Westminster Collegegive the John Findley Green Foundation lecture Sept. 21. Several other prominen
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 23 days ago
give the John Findley Green Foundation lecture Sept. 21. Several other prominent politicians, including Winston Churchill, Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan, have given a speech at the college. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Westminster... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Vermont senator to appear in Fulton where Churchill, Gorbachev, Reagan spokeGreen Foundation lecture at Westminster College in Fulton, joining the list of
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Green Foundation lecture at Westminster College in Fulton, joining the list of world leaders including Winston Churchill, Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan who have traveled to the small college to make a major speech on world affairs. Sanders’... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Bernie Sanders to give speech at Westminster Collegegive the John Findley Green Foundation lecture Sept. 21. Several other prominen
KOMU Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
give the John Findley Green Foundation lecture Sept. 21. Several other prominent politicians, including Winston Churchill, Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan, have given a speech at the college. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Westminster... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Bernie Sanders to give speech at Westminster Collegegive the John Findley Green Foundation lecture Sept. 21. Several other prominen
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
give the John Findley Green Foundation lecture Sept. 21. Several other prominent politicians, including Winston Churchill, Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan, have given a speech at the college. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Westminster... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
US Sen. Bernie Sanders to visit Fultonspeech at the college. Green Lecture speakers also have included British Prime
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
speech at the college. Green Lecture speakers also have included British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, Polish President Lech Walesa, and U.S. presidents Harry S Truman, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush. As an... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bernie Sanders to give speech at Westminster Collegegive the John Findley Green Foundation lecture Sept. 21. Several other prominen
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
give the John Findley Green Foundation lecture Sept. 21. Several other prominent politicians, including Winston Churchill, Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan, have given a speech at the college. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Westminster... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Bernie Sanders to deliver lecture at Westminster CollegeGreen Foundation lecture at Westminster College in Fulton, joining the list of
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Green Foundation lecture at Westminster College in Fulton, joining the list of world leaders including Winston Churchill, Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan who have traveled to the small college to make a major speech on world affairs. Sanders’... Read more
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Boston Globe
Backstage at ‘The Reagan Show’of being a lame-duck president, “they said always save something for the third
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
of being a lame-duck president, “they said always save something for the third act.” That third act came in the form of Mikhail Gorbachev, the new head of the Soviet Union. Reagan would contend with him not just in finalizing terms for a nuclear... Read more
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Boston Globe
Marshall Goldman, 87, Wellesley professor who studied Soviet economyNearly 30 years ago, Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev faced political upheaval a
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Nearly 30 years ago, Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev faced political upheaval after the firing of Boris Yeltsin, the Moscow Communist Party leader. Among several Kremlinologists The Washington Post interviewed, only one believed that Gorbachev was in... Read more
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CBC.ca
The Diana myth: Why she haunts us still — 20 years after her deathcommunicating," says Mark Borkowski, a British public relations expert who has
CBC.ca / Posted 26 days ago
communicating," says Mark Borkowski, a British public relations expert who has worked with everyone from Michael Jackson to Mikhail Gorbachev. Diana relaxes with her sons William, centre, and Harry on the steps of the Royal Palace on the island of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Overview with Gywnne Dyerby choosing somebody known to be clean and competent as leader: think of the Co
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 27 days ago
by choosing somebody known to be clean and competent as leader: think of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union picking Mikhail Gorbachev as General Secretary in 1985. But remember also what happened to the CPSU in 1991. It was already too late... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
For tsar's great-grandson, Russia needs a strong leadervisit Russia until August 1991, ironically the same week that Soviet government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
visit Russia until August 1991, ironically the same week that Soviet government officials tried to topple reformist leader Mikhail Gorbachev. "It was incredible because I didn't realise that the feeling would be so strong. Touching this soil,... Read more
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EuroNews
For tsar's great-grandson, Russia needs a strong leadervisit Russia until August 1991, ironically the same week that Soviet government
EuroNews / Posted a month ago
visit Russia until August 1991, ironically the same week that Soviet government officials tried to topple reformist leader Mikhail Gorbachev. “It was incredible because I didn’t realise that the feeling would be so strong. Touching this soil,... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for August 24: Ava DuVernay, Rupert Grint, Mike Huckabee, Marlee Matlin, Ava DuVernay, Dave Chappelle, Chad Michael Murraywas sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for fatally shooting the former lea
Reality TV World / Posted 1 months ago
was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for fatally shooting the former leader of the Beatles. In 1991, Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev quit as general secretary of the Communist Party central committee. He also ordered his Cabinet to res... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 24, the 236th day of 2017Keenan, held by pro-Iranian Muslim extremists in Lebanon for more than four yea
Reality TV World / Posted 1 months ago
Keenan, held by pro-Iranian Muslim extremists in Lebanon for more than four years, was freed. In 1991, Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev quit as general secretary of the Communist Party central committee. He also ordered his Cabinet to... Read more
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