Civil War In Moscow 1993
Moscow, Russia, 03/10/1993..A pro-Government militiaman prepares to shoot at demonstrators in an attempt to prevent them reaching the Russian Parliament. When President Boris Yeltsin dissolved the opposition-dominated Russian Parliament, deputies and supporters, led by Vice President Alexander Rutskoi, barricaded themselves inside the White House. After a 10 day stand-off the situation exploded into violence between pro and anti Yeltsin forces.
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Communist Kalashnikov Moscow Parliament Russia Rutskoi Yeltsin army barricade blockade burn burning combat coup crowd death demonstrate demonstrators destruction die disturbance fight fire firing militia mob nationalism nationalist police putsch revolt revolution rifle riot shoot shooting soldier struggle violence violent war
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