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Russia / Chechnya / Television Takeover #196488

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Apr 14, 2001
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Russian President Vladimir Putin's surprise visit to the breakaway republic of Chechnya shown.

(London: Mike Lee) The implications of the takeover of Russia's only independent television station featured; scenes shown from the reporter walkout from the television station, which also broadcasts popular entertainment shows. [Russian political analyst Masha LIPMAN, NTV commercial director Boris JORDAN - offer differing opinions on the takeover.]

Reporter(s):
Lee, Mike;
Vargas, Elizabeth
Duration:
00:02:30

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