Jean-Bernard Raimond

The Choice of Gorbachev Publication date : November 1, 1992

Who is Michel Gorbachev really? Is he communism's gravedigger or simply an apparatchik worried about postponing his disappearance from the political scene? Or is he one of history's free and tragic heroes, who found himself transported in spite of himself by the collapse of the world that had made him powerful?

Jean Bernard Raimond is the former Minister of Foreign Affairs and served as the Ambassador to France in Moscow.