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August 21, 1991 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG and ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Russians acting as human shields for Boris N. Yeltsin battled tanks with stones and Molotov cocktails early today as Soviet army units crashed through barricades set up to protect Russia's government. Two people were shot to death by soldiers and two others were crushed under the treads, eyewitnesses said.
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August 21, 1991 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG and ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Russians acting as human shields for Boris N. Yeltsin battled tanks with stones and Molotov cocktails early today as Soviet army units crashed through barricades set up to protect Russia's government. Two people were shot to death by soldiers and two others were crushed under the treads, eyewitnesses said.
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