When did the ussr break apart?
On December 25, 1991, the Soviet flag lowered for the last time over the Kremlin, thereafter replaced by the Russian tricolor. Earlier in the day, Mikhail Gorbachev resigned his post as president of the Soviet Union, leaving Boris Yeltsin as president of the newly independent Russian state.
Join Alexa Answers
Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the worldLEARN MORE