Scandals of the week (2001) 08/18/2001
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10 years since the August 1991 coup.
A special issue of the program is a documentary dedicated to Moscow events in those days.
The preparation of the film uses the materials of the news programs of Russian TV channels.
Key wordsThe coup d'etat. GKCHP.
PersonnelGorbachev MS - State, political and public figure, the last general secretary of the CPSU Central Committee, the last Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, the first chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, the only President of the USSR.
Yeltsin B.N. - state and political figure, the first president of the Russian Federation.
Yanaev G.I. - Soviet party and state leader, vice-president of the USSR (1990-1991), head of the State Emergency Committee.
Khasbulatov R.I. - Doctor of Economic Sciences, lawyer, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, public and political figure.
Rutskoy A.V. - state and political figure, governor of Kursk region, doctor of economic sciences, candidate of military sciences, professor.
Politkovsky A.V. - journalist, political observer, TV host, producer.
Rostropovich M.L. - cellist, pianist, conductor, teacher, public figure, People's Artist of the USSR.
Moscow; Domestic policy; For documentaries; Anniversaries