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Visiting Margaret Thatcher in the USSR.. (1987)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Operators: Dobronickiy V., Orlov U.

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City of Moscow. March 28 - April 1, 1987. Solemn meeting of British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher at the Vnukovo airport. Talk Margaret Thatcher and Mikhail Gorbachev in the Kremlin. Laying flowers at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Soviet-British negotiations. Visit the World Trade Center. The official opening of the British-Soviet Chamber of Commerce. Inspection of the territory of the new building of the British Embassy. Visit Trinity-Sergius Lavra. Visit Krylatskom (a district of Moscow), cycling track in Krylatskoe. Press conference in the press center of the Soviet Foreign Ministry. Ceremony of wires in the St. George Hall of the Grand Kremlin Palace. Among those present at the events: Eduard A. Shevardnadze, NI Ryzhkov, RI Gorbachev, Mikhail Gorbachev, VM Kamentsev, B. L. Tolstoy, Boris I. Aristov, A. G . Kovalev, LM Zamyatin, J. Howe, B. Kartledzh, N. Weekes (United Kingdom) and others. Georgia. The city of Tbilisi. April 1, 1987. Meeting Margaret Thatcher at the airport. Laying flowers at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Conversation with the leaders of Georgia to the Council of Ministers. Visit the old quarters of the city. Among those present: OE Cherkezia and others.