For Izvestia, a familiar and ominous story

Robbins, Carla Anne
July 1992
U.S. News & World Report;7/27/92, Vol. 113 Issue 4, p11
Discusses the coup last week at an angry meeting between the editors and reporters of `Izvestia'--Russia's most respected independent newspaper--and members of the Russian parliament, who are trying to regain control of the 3 million-plus circulation daily. Background of the 74-year-long publication of the newspaper; The paper flourished under `glasnost'; Why Ruslan Khasbulatov, the parliament's conservative leader, wants the paper back; More.


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