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Russia / Elections / One District Race #361149

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Dec 17, 1995
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Tom Fenton) The parliamentary elections in Russia in which the main issue is continued reform versus a return to the past featured; balloting scenes shown. [CBS News consultant Michael McFAUL - calls it an historical moment for democracy.] Statements from Communist leader Gennady Zyuganov, ultranationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky& Russian President Boris Yeltsin quoted. Next year's presidential election mentioned.

(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Jonathan Sanders) Local parliamentary elections examined by looking at the race in Moscow's district 197. [Opposing candidates Ion ANDRONOV, Irina HAKAMADA, two VOTERS - talk about the district race.]

Fenton, Tom;
Roberts, John;
Sanders, Jonathan

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