Description:00 09 25 00 Malta, November, 1989. Journey of Gorbatchev in Europe, detente between east and west. Perestroika, Glasnost. Arrival of the limousine, descent of car of Gorbatchev. Russian, Maltese and US Flags float. Storm on the coasts of Malta, the wind, rough sea, port with rain, bad weather. Russian liner with a red flag. Russian and American warships are next to the liner. Handshake between Georges Bush and Micha_l Gorbatchev, they pose for the photo. statement of Gorbatchev, jokes between both men. Diplomatic meeting between the USSR and USA, handshake in conference room. Handshake between both delegations. Beginning of the negotiations, the economic exchanges, the cooperation. Change of political orientation. Evocation of the Eastern countries and their changes.