According to Russian media, former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev has died.
The historical figure was 92 years old when she died.
Russian news agencies cited hospital officials when announcing Gorbachev’s death Tuesday night.
Gorbachev was best known for ending the Cold War without bloodshed. However, he could not prevent the collapse of the Soviet Union.
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Mikhail Gorbachev dies
The former President of the Soviet Union has died.
Russian news confirmed the news this afternoon.
https://www.the-sun.com/news/6111996/mikhail-gorbachev-dead-live-updates/ News of Mikhail Gorbachev’s death – The former President of the Soviet Union dies at the age of 92, Russian news confirms