Publication: Monitor Volume: 1 Issue: 164

President Yeltsin returned to the Kremlin from a state residence in Barvikha to record a televised New Year’s greeting to be broadcast Sunday. The Russian president only recently moved to the state residence from a sanatorium where he has been convalescing after suffering a mild heart attack in late October. Yeltsin’s press service indicated that he would return to the Barvikha residence to celebrate the New Year with his family. (4)

Explosion in Grozny.