Gennady Burbulis

Former First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation

Gennady Burbulis was a Russian politician with close ties to Boris Yeltsin. He was first deputy prime minister of the Russian Federation from 1991-1992 and was appointed as State Secretary in 1992. Burbulis is known for having led many economic and social reforms in newly democratic Russia. He was one of the drafters and signers of the Belavezha Accords, which declared the Soviet Union effectively dissolved. In August 2009, he founded the School of Politosophy and is president of the Youth Forum of Modernizers, "My Russia."

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Yeltsin speaking near the Council of Ministers building, <br>August 19, 1991. CREDIT:  <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Boris_Yeltsin_19_August_1991-1.jpg" target="_blank">Wikimedia Commons</a>

AUG 1, 2011 Podcast

Gennady Burbulis on the Dissolution of the USSR

Burbulis was one of the drafters and signers of the 1991 Belavezha Accords, which declared the Soviet Union effectively dissolved. In this interview he discusses the ...

Yeltsin speaking near the Council of Ministers building, <br>August 19, 1991. CREDIT:  <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Boris_Yeltsin_19_August_1991-1.jpg" target="_blank">Wikimedia Commons</a>

AUG 1, 2011 Podcast

Gennady Burbulis on the Dissolution of the USSR

Burbulis was one of the drafters and signers of the 1991 Belavezha Accords, which declared the Soviet Union effectively dissolved. In this interview he discusses the ...

Yeltsin speaking near the Council of Ministers building, <br>August 19, 1991. CREDIT:  <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Boris_Yeltsin_19_August_1991-1.jpg" target="_blank">Wikimedia Commons</a>

AUG 1, 2011 Podcast

Gennady Burbulis on the Dissolution of the USSR

Burbulis was one of the drafters and signers of the 1991 Belavezha Accords, which declared the Soviet Union effectively dissolved. In this interview he discusses the ...

Yeltsin speaking near the Council of Ministers building, <br>August 19, 1991. CREDIT:  <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Boris_Yeltsin_19_August_1991-1.jpg" target="_blank">Wikimedia Commons</a>

AUG 1, 2011 Transcript

Gennady Burbulis on the Dissolution of the USSR

Burbulis was one of the drafters and signers of the 1991 Belavezha Accords, which declared the Soviet Union effectively dissolved. In this interview he discusses the ...