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Russia / Politics / Yeltsin #153496

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 03, 1994
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Statement from Russian President Boris Yeltsin about a decision to seek a second term reported.

(Moscow: David Ensor) Memorial march in Moscow on the six month anniversary of the October rebellion against Yeltsin featured; scenes shown of a church service attended by rebellion leader former vice president Aleksandr Rutskoi, from the October fighting and of Yeltsin greeting visiting Secretary of Commerce Ron Brown. [RUTSKOI - (thru translator) comments.] [Russian analyst Alexander MERKUSHEV - says Rutskoi is to blame for the bloodshed.] The rising star of Prime Minister Viktor Chernomyrdin now that Yeltsin's power is weakening noted.

Ensor, David;
Simpson, Carole

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