TITLE

War Clouds Over Chechnya

AUTHOR(S)
Quinn-Judge, Paul
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/25/99, Issue 43, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the atmosphere in Chechnya as war with Russia becomes a strong possibility. The Russian and Chechen strategies; The attitude of the Chechen soldiers; Comments from Chechnya's President Aslan Maskhadov. INSET: Chechnya's Troubled Back Door, by Wendell Steavenson.
ACCESSION #
2394563

 

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