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Yeltsin Defiant

Yeltsin Defiant

During the abortive attempt to overthrow Soviet President Gorbachev, Russian President Boris Yeltsin stood in front of the Russian parliament building (the "White House") and refused to surrender the government to the coup leaders. The coup collapsed in the face of public support for Yeltsin.
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TL025380
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August 22, 1991
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© Peter Turnley/Corbis
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