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Russia / Political Crisis #144777

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 05, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Russian President Boris Yeltsin reported considering putting the leaders of the uprising against him on trial for treason.

(Moscow: David Ensor) The day after the battle in Moscow featured; scenes shown from Moscow of the charred parliament building where Aleksandr Rutskoi led the rebellion. Yeltsin said tightening control of the media as part of his one-man rule. [In the streets, two MEN - (thru translator) react to events.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Death of one American living in Moscow during Sunday's fighting around the television station noted.

Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter

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