Failed Coup in the Soviet Union

President Bush, on vacation in Kennebunkport, ME, briefed reporters on his phone call to Soviet President Gorbachev which he had just… read more

President Bush, on vacation in Kennebunkport, ME, briefed reporters on his phone call to Soviet President Gorbachev which he had just concluded in his vacation home. Soviet President Gorbachev was to return to Moscow in a short time following the collapse of a coup by communist hard-liners in the Soviet Union. President Bush said President Gorbachev reported the situation in the Soviet Union was under control, and said President Gorbachev sounded buoyant following the failure of the coup. close

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Failed Coup in the Soviet Union

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Program ID:
20779-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Kennebunkport, Maine, United States
First Aired:
Aug 21, 1991
Last Aired:
Aug 16, 2006

Airing Details

  • Aug 21, 1991 | 2:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1991 | 4:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1991 | 6:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1991 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 1991 | 3:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 25, 1991 | 11:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 14, 2006 | 11:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2006 | 3:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2006 | 8:22am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2006 | 11:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2006 | 3:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2006 | 8:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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