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Russia / Failed Political Agreement / Summit #426614

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Aug 30, 1998
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(Studio: Laurie Dhue) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Eileen O'Connor) Collapse of political deal in Russia between President Boris Yeltsin and Communist Party leaders with the failure to approve Victor Chernomyrdin as Prime Minister reported; continuing economic chaos in Russia reported. [Communist leader Gennady ZYUGANOV (thru translator) - criticizes political agreement.] [Miner/protestor VLADIMIR (thru translator) - says the politicians are "crooks"; says people want a normal system.]

(Studio: Gene Randall) Report introduced.

(White House: Kathleen Koch) Upcoming summit between President Clinton and Yeltsin in Moscow reported. [US Ambassador to United Nations Bill RICHARDSON - says Yeltsin is a fighter.]

Dhue, Laurie;
Koch, Kathleen;
O'Connor, Eileen;
Randall, Gene

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