Boris Nikolayevich Yeltsin was a Russian politician and the first President of the Russian Federation, serving from 1991 to 1999. Originally a supporter of Mikhail Gorbachev, Yeltsin emerged under the perestroika reforms as one of Gorbachev's most powerful political opponents. Wikipedia*
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Boris Yeltsin has 73 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Speech as a Member, Presidium for U.S.S.R.. The year with the most videos was 1993 with 18 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1992 with an average of 372 views per program. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (11), George H. W. Bush (9). Most common tags: Russian Federation, Yugoslavia, NATO.