Gessen, Masha
October 1995
New Republic;10/9/95, Vol. 213 Issue 15, p10
Discusses several issues related to the end of the war in Chechnya, Russia on July 31, 1995. Information on the casualty statistics released by the Russian government; Reason behind the dismissal of war veteran Sergei Kovaliov from his post as human rights commissioner; Aspects of the government resolution that carried out the president's decree of war which were ruled as unconstitutional by the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation.


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