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Russia / Chechnya Conflict / United Nations Criticism #428122

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 12, 1999
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Criticism from United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan of Russia for its military campaign in Chechnya reported.

(Moscow: Steve Harrigan) The takeover of Gudermes, Chechnya, by Russian forces reported. [Politika Foundation Vyacheslav NIKONOV - says the terrorism problem is not solved.] [Russian Defense Minister Igor SERGEYEV(thru translator) - accuses the West of wanting to weaken Russia.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(London: Christiane Amanpour) Accounts of attacks on Chechen civilians by Russian troops reported; graphic photos shown of people killed and injured in Chechnya. [PERSON (thru translator) - says a baby is the "soldier" Russians shoot at.] [WOMEN (thru translator) - talk about a bomb fragment and the mother and child injured by it; criticize Russian President Boris Yeltsin.] [NURSE (thru translator) - calls the situation "horror".]

Amanpour, Christiane;
Harrigan, Steve;
Woodruff, Judy

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