Last Days of the USSR
Moscow, 31 December 1991: the Red Flag of the Kremlin is pulled down and replaced by the banner of Russia, marking the end of the Soviet Union and of its ideologies. Exceptional footage sheds some light on the political turnarounds, breaches of alliances, treacheries, coups d'état, physical threats and lies among those who plotted to stop or caused the inexorable collapse of the Soviet Regime.
Wars & Battles
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