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U.S. President Ronald Reagan, right, talks with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev during arrival ceremonies at the White House where the superpowers begin their three-day summit talks in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Dec. 8, 1987. Russian news agencies are reporting that former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev has died at 91. The Tass, RIA Novosti and Interfax news agencies cited the Central Clinical Hospital. (AP Photo/Boris Yurchenko, File)

History As It Happens: Reagan's vision

Historian William Inboden argues Ronald Reagan's policy of "peace through strength" brought down the Soviet Union. He wants today's Republicans to remember why engagement with the world is necessary.