Gorbachev Foreign Policy Tour

President Gorbachev addressed a meeting of the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations during a stop on his two week tour of the United… read more

President Gorbachev addressed a meeting of the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations during a stop on his two week tour of the United States. Accompanied by his wife, Raisa, President Gorbachev toured the United States to deliver addresses on foreign policy at various places. He spoke at Westminster College, site of Winston Churchill’s “Iron Curtain” speech, earlier in the week. Translation for President Gorbachev’s remarks was provided by a translator beside him at the podium. Following President Gorbachev’s remarks, his wife Raisa received a bowl engraved with the skyline of Chicago. She delivered a brief “thank you” in English and Russian. President Gorbachev was then presented with a check as a contribution to the “Gorbachev/U.S.A” foundation established to help a similar foundation in Moscow concerned with communications and educational activities. close

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Program ID:
25965-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
May 7, 1992
Last Aired:
Mar 11, 2008

Airing Details

  • May 07, 1992 | 8:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 08, 1992 | 12:29am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 08, 1992 | 5:58am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 08, 1992 | 12:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 10, 1992 | 4:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 10, 1992 | 7:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 11, 2008 | 12:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 11, 2008 | 6:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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