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Boris Yeltsin (1931-2007)

 

Two Sides of Boris Yeltsin

 
Radical reformer

Democrat

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Tsarlike Quality of Yeltsin's Presidency

 
The force of Yeltsins personality
His skill in controlling people
He appeared to stand above parties and almost above politics
One of the most resilient politicians of the late twentieth century
 

Presidential Election, Second Round, July 1996

 
Candidates Percentage of votes
Boris Yeltsin 54.39
Gennady Zyuganov 40.73
Against all candidates 4.88
 
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