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ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 01, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Moscow: David Ensor) Negotiations in Russia on the 11th day of the power struggle between President Boris Yeltsin and his opponents in parliament that are being overseen by the Russian Orthodox Church featured; scenes shown from the streets of Moscow where police confronted anti-Yeltsin demonstrators. Regional leaders in Russia said demanding an end to the crisis. [Political analyst Alexander MERKUSHEV - says the elections may be boycotted if the standoff continues.]

Reporter(s):
Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:01:30

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