YELTSIN VETO ON WWII TROPHY ART LAW OVERRULED.
Publication: Monitor Volume: 3 Issue: 95
Members of the upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, are reported to have voted to overrule President Boris Yeltsin’s veto of a bill making it all but impossible for foreign countries to reclaim works of art brought to the Soviet Union at the end of World War II. (Itar-Tass, May 13) Yeltsin now has seven days in which to sign the bill into law or appeal to the Constitutional Court.
Disagreement on Wreck of Russian Oil Tanker.