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Mikhail Gorbachev Arrives in U.S.

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Mikhail Gorbachev Arrives in U.S.

(4 min) tv-pg

In December 1988, Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev traveled to New York City to deliver his now-famous United Nations speech announcing unilateral arms cuts. Upon his arrival, Gorbachev speaks to the press about his upcoming plans to address the U.N. and to meet with outgoing President Ronald Reagan and President-elect George Bush.

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