TITLE

A new constitution, an old Russian tale

AUTHOR(S)
Stanglin, Douglas; Trimble, Jeff
PUB. DATE
June 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/7/93, Vol. 114 Issue 22, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how Russian President Boris Yeltsin's bid to break the political gridlock that plagues Russian reform could produce a constitution that a future leader could use to legitimize dictatorship. Debate over new constitution; How draft of it was tailor-made to fit Yeltsin; White House reaction.
ACCESSION #
9306020185

 

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