An un-Russian fairy tale

Trimble, Jeff
December 1993
U.S. News & World Report;12/20/93, Vol. 115 Issue 24, p49
Discusses how the Clinton administration has persuaded Congress to approve $2.5 billion in new aid to the former Soviet Union and to justify unwavering support for Russian President Boris Yeltsin. Outlines various issues which President Bill Clinton and Vice President Al Gore may not like on their planned visits to Moscow. Foreign policy with former Soviet republics; Russian democracy; Economic reform; Sale of missile technology.


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