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Russia / Chechnya Unrest / Budyonnovsk #363721

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 19, 1995
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Budyonnovsk: Jonathan Sanders) The ending of the crisis in Russia in which Chechen gunmen held hostages in Budyonnovsk, Russia, featured; scenes shown of Russians crying and searching for their loved ones released by the Chechen gunmen after they made safe passage home. 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. [YELTSIN - angrily responds to questions about the Chechens.] [Russian politics expert Michael McFAUL - comments.]

Rather, Dan;
Sanders, Jonathan

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