How it was (1999) 11/07/1999

Film-document №73612 1 part, Duration: 0:37:06 to collection Price category V2
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Anchorperson: Oleg Shklovskij

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Head of Staff 9 of the KGB Department of the USSR in 1990 Valery Velichko talks about the structure of the protection of the top officials of the state, the attempt on Gorbachev on November 7 1990, on the actions of security officers during the assassination attempt on the life of the protected person, on their feelings after the report on the attempt, on the attitude of Gorbachev To the likelihood of an assassination attempt on his life, about Gorbachev's disrespect for security officers, about the channels for receiving information about the upcoming assassinations on the first persons of the state, about the impossibility for an shooter to get into Gorbachev.

Former USSR President M.S. Gorbachev gives an interview about the events of November 7, 1990, expresses his opinion about the attempt.

Former police sergeant Andrei Mylnikov talks about his actions during the attempt on Gorbachev, the arrest of the KGB officers who shot and received the award.

Alexander Shmonov, who shot at Gorbachev, speaks about the motives of the assassination, about the absence of accomplices, about his political convictions, about the acquisition of weapons, On his actions on November 7, 1990, about interrogations after detention, the results of psychiatric examination, his impressions of today's Russia.

Conducting in the studio an investigative experiment and reconstruction of events involving Shmonov and Mylnikov.

Video chronicle in 1981: an attempt on the US President Ronald Reagan in Washington, behind the scenes the memoirs of the Reagan guards sound (synchronously).

Detention of Shmonov on Red Square after an unsuccessful attempt on Gorbachev on November 7, 1990.


Gorbachev Mikhail Sergeyevich - state and political figure





Defense and internal security; Political figures