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25 Years Ago: The Day The Russian White House Was Shelled


25 Years Ago: The Day The Russian White House Was Shelled
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A Russian constitutional crisis came to a dramatic climax 25 years ago, on October 4, 1993, when President Boris Yeltsin ordered the army to shell Moscow’s parliament building. Official figures put the final death toll in the crisis at 187. Others say up to 2,000 may have died.

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