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Gorbachev Resignation Speech #650031

CNN Special for Wednesday, Dec 25, 1991

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  • Live CNN coverage and analysis of USSR President Mikhail Gorbachev's resignation speech.
  • Interview by Shipman and Hurst with Gorbachev taped immediately following his resignation.
  • Analysis includes contributions by historian Michael Beschloss and former Defense Secretary James Schlesinger, excerpts of Gorbachev's speech, excerpts of an interview broadcast earlier today with Russia President Boris Yeltsin, and a taped review of Gorbachev's presidency with contributions by economic advisor to Russia Jeffrey Sachs and unidentified others.

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