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ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 03, 1996
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Reports introduced.

(Moscow: Gillian Findlay) Overwhelming victory by President Boris Yeltsin over his Communist challenger Gennadi Zyuganov in the Russian run-off elections featured; information that Yeltsin's illness is related to his heart noted. [WOMAN - comments on the victory.]

(Moscow: David Ensor) The nature of the Russian news coverage of the elections examined. [NTV executive producer Yelena SAVINA (thru translator), Itogi magazine deputy editor Masha LIPMAN, Parliament member Stanislav GOVORUKHIN, campaign manager Sergei FILATOV (thru translator) - comment on the lack of fairness in the media coverage.]

Ensor, David;
Findlay, Gillian;
Sawyer, Forrest

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