Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsRussia Military Confrontations
IN THE NEWS

Russia Military Confrontations

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
October 13, 1992 | ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Russian coast guard vessel fired warning shots Monday at a Greenpeace ship as it tried to investigate the environmental threat posed by a vast nuclear dump site inside the Arctic Circle, officials said. After firing flares and repeatedly ordering the Solo--a 219-foot ship owned by the maverick environmental group--to leave Russia's economic zone, the Ural patrol vessel "was forced to fire several warning shots with a 30-millimeter cannon," said Vladimir Biketov, a Russian official spokesman.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
June 22, 1995 | RICHARD BOUDREAUX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Spurred by the six-day siege by Chechen separatists of a Russian city, negotiators reached tentative agreement early today on a plan to stop the war in Chechnya, disarm the separatists and withdraw most Russian troops from the Muslim republic.
Advertisement
NEWS
June 22, 1995 | RICHARD BOUDREAUX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Spurred by the six-day siege by Chechen separatists of a Russian city, negotiators reached tentative agreement early today on a plan to stop the war in Chechnya, disarm the separatists and withdraw most Russian troops from the Muslim republic.
NEWS
June 22, 1995 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Kremlin's bow to Chechen commandos to win freedom for more than 1,000 hostages exacted a political toll Wednesday when deputies of the lower house of the Russian Parliament voted "no confidence" in the government over its handling of the crisis. After the gunmen who had waged a fatal rampage escaped into the sheltering hills of Chechnya, parliamentary deputies of all political walks directed their hunt for scapegoats at Prime Minister Viktor S.
NEWS
June 22, 1995 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Kremlin's bow to Chechen commandos to win freedom for more than 1,000 hostages exacted a political toll Wednesday when deputies of the lower house of the Russian Parliament voted "no confidence" in the government over its handling of the crisis. After the gunmen who had waged a fatal rampage escaped into the sheltering hills of Chechnya, parliamentary deputies of all political walks directed their hunt for scapegoats at Prime Minister Viktor S.
NEWS
June 22, 1995 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Russia's failure to heed the maxim that negotiating with terrorists often risks more than it resolves has plunged this nation's seemingly defenseless population into despair as millions wonder if they will be the next victims of deadly spillover from the war in Chechnya.
NEWS
June 22, 1995 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Russia's failure to heed the maxim that negotiating with terrorists often risks more than it resolves has plunged this nation's seemingly defenseless population into despair as millions wonder if they will be the next victims of deadly spillover from the war in Chechnya.
NEWS
October 13, 1992 | ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Russian coast guard vessel fired warning shots Monday at a Greenpeace ship as it tried to investigate the environmental threat posed by a vast nuclear dump site inside the Arctic Circle, officials said. After firing flares and repeatedly ordering the Solo--a 219-foot ship owned by the maverick environmental group--to leave Russia's economic zone, the Ural patrol vessel "was forced to fire several warning shots with a 30-millimeter cannon," said Vladimir Biketov, a Russian official spokesman.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|