Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has died at 91

Gorbachev was the Soviet Union's last leader and played a central role in ending the Cold War. The hospital that treated him said he died of a serious and protracted disease.

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Mikhail Gorbachev, last leader of the Soviet Union, dies at...

He embarked on a path of radical reform that propelled the communist country toward collapse.

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Mikhail Gorbachev, the Soviet Union’s final leader, dies

He oversaw the end to the Soviet empire, a divided Europe and the Cold War.

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The life and legacy of former Soviet leader Mikhail...

According to various Russian state media accounts, former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, who played a pivotal role in ending the Cold War, died after a prolonged illness in Moscow at age 91.

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Mikhail Gorbachev: Last Soviet leader dies aged 91

The former president opened up the Soviet Union but failed to prevent its collapse in 1991.

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Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has died at 91

Gorbachev was the Soviet Union's last leader and played a central role in ending the Cold War. The hospital that treated him said he died of a serious and protracted disease.

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Mikhail Gorbachev, Reformer of Soviet Union and Its Last...

The architect of “perestroika” and “glasnost”—restructuring and openness—unleashed a wave of unstoppable forces that led to the bloc’s demise in 1991.

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Mikhail Gorbachev, who steered Soviet breakup, dead at 91

MOSCOW (AP) — Mikhail Gorbachev, who set out to revitalize the Soviet Union but ended up unleashing forces that led to the collapse of communism, the breakup of the state and the end of the C…

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Former U.S. diplomat to Russia Thomas Graham on the life of...

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with former U.S. diplomat to Russia Thomas Graham about the life of Mikhail Gorbachev, the former Soviet leader.

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Mikhail Gorbachev's death mourned as passing of rare leader

The passing of Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union and for many the man who restored democracy to many European countries under communist rule, was mourned for the loss of what world leaders described as a rare leader who brought global change and at the time a hope for peace among the superpowers

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