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Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev with Edwina Sandys, Winston Churchill’s granddaughter, in front of the Berlin Wall sculpture at Westminster College in 1992.

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Today marks 20th anniversary of Gorbachev’s speech

Twenty years ago today an estimated 15,000 to 20,000 people jammed an area around Westminster College to listen to Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev deliver an address that many now interpret as the end of the Cold War.


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