Russians bid farewell to Gorby: Mikhail Gorbachev’s funeral takes place in Moscow without Putin

Mikhail Gorbachev will be laid to rest today in a Moscow ceremony, but without the fanfare of a state funeral and with the glaring absence of President Putin. Pictured: Employees transfer his coffin to Hall of Columns of the House of Trade Unions
Last Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev will be laid to rest today in a Moscow ceremony, but without the fanfare of a state funeral and with the glaring absence of President Vladimir Putin. With Russia isolated by its military campaign in... Read more