TITLE

NONE OF THE ABOVE

AUTHOR(S)
Gessen, Marsha
PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
New Republic;5/27/96, Vol. 214 Issue 22, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the social and political situations in Russia a month before the June 16, 1996 presidential elections. Significance of the election to Russia's history and political development; Concerns about the call of national security chief Aleksandr Korzhakov to postpone the election; Health condition of Russian president Boris Yeltsin; Implications of the move of President Yeltsin to revamp his cabinet; Sole election strategy available to President Yeltsin to win a reelection; Political leaders who will compete with President Yeltsin in the election.
ACCESSION #
9605147535

 

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