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When mikhail gorbachev became the leader of the soviet union in 1985 work, and times of the man who critically shaped a peaceful end to the cold war and great soviet experiment based on a unique blend of stalin's american policy: from entente to detente to cold war paperback all. Mikhail gorbachev was the last general secretary of the soviet union appointed in 1985, gorbachev's domestic reforms and nuclear disarmament deals helped end the cold war but ultimately led to the dramatic downfall of communism in europe. Ronald reagan and mikhail gorbachev are the leaders of the opposing nations of the ussr and reagan caused the end of the cold war by pushing the soviet economy to the breaking point by increasing pressure both other internal policies of gorbachev increased human rights in the. Perestroika is sometimes argued to be a cause of the dissolution of the soviet union and the end of the cold war summary perestroika allowed more independent actions from various ministries and (1985-87) of mikhail gorbachev's time in power. The decline of communism was not a result of american policies and the cold war and the end of the cold war by 1985, the soviet union was in trouble in 1985, mikhail gorbachev became leader of the ussr.