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    a policy of drastic changes in the Soviet Union initiated by Mikhail Gorbachev in the mid-1980s

    By 1989 perestroika, or reconstruction, in the USSR was in full swing.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 09/11/2015
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