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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 21, 1993
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(Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Bob Abernethy) Power struggle in Russia between President Boris Yeltsin and his opponents in the constitutional crisis featured; scenes shown from Moscow while the actions of Yeltsin, Ruslan Khasbulatov and vice president Aleksandr Rutskoi are detailed.

(Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(State Department: John Dancy) President Clinton's administration's support of Yeltsin featured; Russian foreign minister Andrei Kozyrev said warning Secretary of State Warren Christopher on September 13 that something like this was coming on noted. [CLINTON - comments.] [In late afternoon, CHRISTOPHER - issues official support for Yeltsin and elections.]

Abernethy, Bob;
Brokaw, Tom;
Dancy, John

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