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June 29, 1992 | From The Times' Washington staff
THE COLD WAR'S OVER, WE'RE GOING TO . . . : President Bush and Russian President Boris N. Yeltsin want to remove all Cold War restrictions, but their two countries are still haggling over the rules that govern travel by diplomats and journalists. . . . The old rules blocked Americans from visiting large parts of the former Soviet Union and prohibited Russian diplomats from using many airports, including LAX.
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October 14, 1992 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Prodded by President Boris N. Yeltsin, the Russian Constitutional Court agreed Tuesday to allow Mikhail S. Gorbachev to get a passport so the former Soviet leader may attend a state funeral in Germany. It was the most encouraging sign yet that the two men have reached an understanding breaking the internationally embarrassing deadlock caused by Gorbachev's refusal to appear in a case involving the Communist Party's checkered past.
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October 14, 1992 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Prodded by President Boris N. Yeltsin, the Russian Constitutional Court agreed Tuesday to allow Mikhail S. Gorbachev to get a passport so the former Soviet leader may attend a state funeral in Germany. It was the most encouraging sign yet that the two men have reached an understanding breaking the internationally embarrassing deadlock caused by Gorbachev's refusal to appear in a case involving the Communist Party's checkered past.
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September 26, 1992 | ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
One of the last vestiges of the Cold War was abolished Friday when the United States and Russia lifted travel restrictions for journalists and business people working in each other's countries. "Effective immediately, all travel controls on Russian journalists and commercial representatives in the United States and all American journalists and businessmen in Russia are lifted," Robert S. Strauss, the U.S. ambassador to Russia, announced.
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September 26, 1992 | ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
One of the last vestiges of the Cold War was abolished Friday when the United States and Russia lifted travel restrictions for journalists and business people working in each other's countries. "Effective immediately, all travel controls on Russian journalists and commercial representatives in the United States and all American journalists and businessmen in Russia are lifted," Robert S. Strauss, the U.S. ambassador to Russia, announced.
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June 29, 1992 | From The Times' Washington staff
THE COLD WAR'S OVER, WE'RE GOING TO . . . : President Bush and Russian President Boris N. Yeltsin want to remove all Cold War restrictions, but their two countries are still haggling over the rules that govern travel by diplomats and journalists. . . . The old rules blocked Americans from visiting large parts of the former Soviet Union and prohibited Russian diplomats from using many airports, including LAX.
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