New Russia, old realities

Coleman, Fred; Zimmermann, Tim
January 1994
U.S. News & World Report;1/17/94, Vol. 116 Issue 2, p44
Reports that President Bill Clinton is hoping to push Russian President Boris Yeltsin further toward democracy and a free-market democracy as he visits Moscow in January 1994. Why Clinton's timing could hardly be worse; Rise of Russia's old totalitarian forces; How Clinton's cheerleading for reform could backfire; Yeltsin's changing course; Hard-liners' success in the parliamentary election; Yeltsin's priorities. INSET: New politics and old keys to power..


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