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Andrei Sakharov backs glasnost

Title
Andrei Sakharov backs glasnost
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
3 Jun 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:01:48
Description
John Alcock reports from Moscow on the decision of Soviet dissident Andrei Sakharov to back leader, Mikhail Gorbachev’s campaign of reconstruction or glasnost; includes excerpts from press interview with Sakharov.
Contributors
John Alcock; Andrei Sakharov
Keywords
USSR; Andrei Sakharov; Political activists; Scientists; Mikhail Gorbachev; Glasnost; Physicists; Perestroika; Reconstruction

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