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Russia / Chechnya Unrest / Budyonnovsk #160472

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 19, 1995
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Budyonnovsk: Gillian Findlay) The ending of the crisis in Russia in which Chechen gunmen held hostages in Budyonnovsk, Russia, featured; scenes shown of the hospital, where hundreds of hostages had been held and were now released to be reunited with their families. The political repercussions for Russian President Boris Yeltsin, his prime Minister Viktor Chernomyrdin, who negotiated the end of the crisis, and the Chechen rebels, who forced a cease-fire, outlined. Buses carrying the Chechen gunman to the border shown.

Findlay, Gillian;
Jennings, Peter

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