Description:00 13 30 00 Russian Archives of the XX-th century. Malta, November, 1989. Continuation of the journey of Gorbatchev in Europe, detente between the east and west, Perestroika, Glasnost. View on port with rough sea. 1991. The USSR, snowy town and snowy road, cold. Politic meeting, close-up Gorbatchev which makes speech after the military putsch. Attempt of Gorbatchev's overthrow. View on various representatives who are listening. Stage with Gorbatchev who makes speech, Russian flag. He reads document which he shows to assembly. Eltsin is present, representative makes a remark. Close-up representatives who listen to speech. Close-up Gorbatchev, close-up delegated. Applauses of the representatives. reactions of Eltsin . Close-up cap of Russian officer, close-up serviceman. View on assembly. Close-up representatives. Reactions of Eltsin, discussion between both men, seem to disagree. Applause of the room. Joke.