TITLE

Patriarch urges voters to make `right choice'

PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;5/22/96, Vol. 113 Issue 18, p568
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Russian Orthodox Church patriarch Aleksy II has appealed to church members to make the right choice in the June 1996 presidential election pitting incumbent President Boris Yeltsin against communist Gennady Zyuganov. Aleksy's reminder of persecution under communists; Highly visible church visits made by politicians.
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