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Boris Yeltsin

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Boris Yeltsin

Boris Yeltsin

Boris Yeltsin

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Host Bob Edwards talks to Lilia Shevtsova of the Carnegie Center in Moscow, who has just completed a biography of Russia's President Boris Yeltsin. She says, that even though President Yeltsin has given Prime Minister Putin major responsibilities, he still retains the power to fire him. (8:35) Lilia Shevstova's book is Yeltsin's Russia: Myths and Reality, published by Carnegie Endowment for Intl Peace; ISBN: 0870031279.

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