A victory gone sour

Stanglin, Douglas; Pope, Victoria
August 1992
U.S. News & World Report;8/24/92, Vol. 113 Issue 8, p43
Discusses how Russian President Boris Yeltsin and his compatriots are struggling, a year after the failed coup. The former Soviet Union today is a caldron of contrasts; How Russia has weakened; Yeltsin is no longer the favorite among Russians; Russians overwhelmingly chose Kazakhstan's authoritarian leader, Nursultan Nazarbaev; Yeltsin's forces failed to implement a radical agenda; Reasons for the staying power of the ex-Communists; More.


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