Russians divided over Gorbachev legacy • FRANCE 24 English

For some he brought winds of change that could have paved the way for a better Russia, for others economic hardship and bitterness. But despite his controversial legacy, many Russians on Wednesday agreed that Mikhail Gorbachev, who has died at the age of 91, was a key figure in the country's history. FRANCE 24's Nick Holdsworth tells us more. #Russia #USSR #Gorbachev 🔔 Subscribe to France 24 now: 🔴 LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Discover the news in pictures on Instagram:


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