The events of August 1991 (coup). (1991)

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Scene №1 The events of August 1991 (coup)

Monument to Dzerzhinsky on Lubyanka Square, the poster "Junta Khan" on the monument.

KGB building, protesters at the monument to Dzerzhinsky.

Drove by a crane.

Demonstrators in Lubyanka Square in the evening - different plans.

Fireworks in the sky.

Demonstrators held on Manezh Square, chanting "Down with the Communist Party," "Russia, Russia" - night shooting.

Press conference with Primakov, A.Volskogo, V.Ignatenko, V.Bakatina on developments in the country.

Acts A.Volsky - says coup attempt, the isolation of President Mikhail Gorbachev, the Emergency Committee appeal reads.

V.Ignatenko journalists report on the urgent mission to Foros Primakov, V.Bakatina, I.Silaeva and others.

At a press conference with the assessment of what is happening in the country stands Primakov.

V.Bakatin acts.

The building of the Scientific-Industrial Union; V.Bakatin Yevgeny Primakov and out of the building, get in the car.

The car rides on a suburban road, the road is armor - removed from the movement.

The aircraft "Aeroflot" on the airfield.

The military at the plane.

The plane was taxiing on the runway.

Arrival to Moscow by the U.S., Britain and other foreign countries.

Diplomatic cars on the airfield.

N.S.Mihalkov passes.


Bakatin V.
Ignatenko V.
Primakov E.
Voljskij A.
Mihalkov N.S.


August 1991





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