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ABC Evening News for
Thursday, May 13, 1999

Headline: Russia / Political Chaos / Yeltsin


(Studio: Peter Jennings) The impeachment proceedings in Russia against President Boris Yeltsin, who yesterday fired his prime minister, introduced.

(Moscow: Sheila MacVicar) The charges brought in Parliament against Yeltsin reviewed; scenes shown from the debate. [Russian analyst Masha LIPMAN - assesses the likelihood of impeachment.] The prospects that Russia may not have a functioning government noted.

Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Program Time:05:30:40 pm - 05:32:50 pm. Duration: 02:10
Record Number:186131
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Reporters:Jennings, Peter; MacVicar, Sheila
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