TITLE

Tatarstan: Descendants of Genghis Khan are marching

AUTHOR(S)
Pope, V.
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/24/92, Vol. 112 Issue 7, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the relations between Russia and Tatarstan. Comments from Rafail Khakimov, an adviser to Mintimer Shaimiev, the president of Tatarstan; The region is demanding self-rule; Brief historical background on the Tatar land; Heightened Tatar consciousness since the Tatar republic first declared its sovereignty in March 1990; How Tatarstan will put its sovereignty into practice; Why Tatarstan doesn't meet Russia's requirements for full independence.
ACCESSION #
9202243345

 

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