Gorbachev in the UK. (1991)

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The streets of London from the window of a moving car.

Double decks (double decker buses).


The middlemen are pouring champagne.

Lunch in honor of Mikhail S. Gorbachev and his wife RM Gorbacheva.

At the table, John Major (in some sources, Major), the Prime Minister of Great Britain,

with his wife Norma Major.

Socialite talk.

Interview with Yevgeny Primakov (in English).

Embassy of the USSR in the UK.

On the stairs, surrounded by diplomats and guards, go down Margaret Thatcher and Raisa Gorbachev, communicate.

Thatcher with a bouquet of roses.

Journalists work.

Interview with Margaret Thatcher (in English, without translation).

Thatcher gets into the car.

Gorbachev and his wife leave the embassy.

Employees of the consulate lined up for farewell.

Collective photography with Gorbachevs.

The presidential motorcade departs from the embassy.

Late evening.

The cortege returns to the embassy.

Yevgeny Primakov approaches the embassy building

surrounded by members of the Soviet delegation and diplomats.


Gorbachev Mikhail - statesman
Gorbachev Raisa is the wife of Mikhail Gorbachev.
Primakov Evgeny is a statesman.
Major John - statesman




United Kingdom

Towns and countries; Foreign policy
Geography and Nature; Policy