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Posted inCentral Asia, Regions

RUSSIA VOTES: ‘Democracy Is a Good Word, but…’

1 December 1995Aleksandr Lebed, the charismatic retired lieutenant general, is full of criticism – of the current government, of economic reform, of the prospects for democracy in Russia. Re made the following remarks to the State Duma’s Council of Compatriots. They were published in the 12-18 October issue of Continent On the political situation in […]