BBC World Service: Events in the Soviet Union

A re-air of the BBC World Service News, the English language shortwave service of the United Kingdom. Events reported on the program included… read more

A re-air of the BBC World Service News, the English language shortwave service of the United Kingdom. Events reported on the program included Soviet President Gorbachev’s threat to resign if he failed to prevent the breakup of the Soviet Union as well as updates on fighting in Yugoslavia and declarations of independence by many Soviet republics including Ukraine, Moldavia, Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia. close

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BBC World Service: Events in the Soviet Union

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Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Broadcast
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Aug 27, 1991 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Aug 27, 1991 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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