Eduard Amvrosiyevich Shevardnadze was a Georgian politician and diplomat. He served as First Secretary of the Georgian Communist Party , the 'de facto' leader of Soviet Georgia from 1972 to 1985 and as Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Soviet Union from 1985 to 1991. Wikipedia*
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Eduard Shevardnadze has 29 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Forum as a Chairman for the Parliament of the Georgia (Republic of). The year with the most videos was 1990 with seven videos as a Foreign Minister for U.S.S.R.. Most appearances with James A. Baker III (5), George P. Shultz (3), Roland Dumas (3). Most common tags: Soviet Union, Persian Gulf War, Iraq.