Gorbachev was admitted to the hospital
October 9, Mikhail Gorbachev came to the clinic. He currently resides under multiple supervision of health workers. As said 1st President of the USSR, he is not going to give up and will fight with its own disease.
Mikhail Gorbachev on the phone confirmed the precedent own admission. He stated that he was diagnosed with exacerbation of his disease, because it is already many years, suffering from diabetes. In addition he told me that at the moment he was put in the hospital and hooked up to medical devices, reports "Interfax".
With all this, the former leader of the USSR said that does not give up and aimed to fight even though not a very perfect state of personal health. "Yes, I was hospitalized. But you know my character, he is set to fight for life," said Gorbachev.
Previously, Melbourne Herald sun wrote that on 9 October the 1st Chapter of the USSR moved into the clinic. "Last 7 days, the condition was more or less, but now I'm in the clinic. Was deteriorating. I lie under the monitor, all cables," said he. As confessed 83-year-old political activist, the illness did not allow him to observe the Nobel week.
Remember that Mikhail Gorbachev became the winner of the Nobel peace prize in 1990. As noted by the Nobel Committee, increased openness, which he brought in the Russian community, contributed to strengthening international confidence.
on 15 March 1990 Gorbachev was elected President of the USSR - the first and the last in the history of the Soviet Union. on 25 December 1991, after the signing of the Belovezhskaya agreements, Gorbachev announced the end of their own activities as President of the USSR. October 20, 2007 Mikhail Gorbachev headed the all-Russian public movement "Union of social-Democrats". It is marked by many achievements and awards.