July 1996
New Republic;7/08/96, Vol. 215 Issue 2, p7
Analyzes the state of Russian politics and government based on the results of the first-round election in 1996. Percentage of votes garnered by President Boris Yeltsin; Percentage of the electorate that rejected the Communist Party of presidential candidate Gennadi Zyuganov; Confusion brought about by the benefits offered by capitalism and socialism; Outlook for the post-election scenario.


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