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Coup d'Etat Attempt in the USSR

Coup d'Etat Attempt in the USSR

Civilians and military personnel hold a demonstration near the Russian White House, where tanks have formed a roadblock during a 1991 coup attempt. The State Committee for the State of Emergency, a group led USSR Vice President Gennady Yanayev and other officials, attempts to overthrow President Mikhail Gorbachev and the Soviet government in August, 1991.
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August 20, 1991
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© Alain Nogues/Sygma/Corbis
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