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Three days that shook the world

Gorbachev returns

Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev returns from the Crimea where he had been held for three days to find a country that has been changed irrevocably.

Gorbachev returns August 19th

 Tanks roll in

 Protest begins

 Yeltsin on tank

August 20th

 Army defects

 The rally grows


 White House defence

August 21th

 Collapse of coup


 Gorbachev returns



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