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Russia / Elections #408065

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 19, 1996
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(Studio: Gene Randall) Statement from ultra-nationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky that he will not support Communist leader Gennadi Zyuganov in his runoff election with President Boris Yeltsin reported. Yeltsin said canceling a trip to the G-7 meetings to stay home and campaign.

(Moscow: Eileen O'Connor) The Russian elections featured. [Russian national security adviser General Alexander LEBED - (thru translator) suggests how the situation in Chechnya should be handled; backs the "new idea" over the old idea in Russia.] [ZYUGANOV, YELTSIN - (thru translator) campaign.]

O'Connor, Eileen;
Randall, Gene

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