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Artist or CreatorDave Gaskill
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Published byThe Sun
Date10 Sep 1998
FormatPhotocopy
Embedded text or transcriptYewltsin
9
Russia
For sale
He's hoping for a takeover bid from BSkyB
Person DepictedYeltsin; Boris
NotesNews - Manchester United football club is bought by Rupert Murdoch's BSkyB satellite television compnay for 625m [pounds]. Russia's paralysed central Government appeared to losing its authority over vast regions of the country yesterday when local governors took unilateral steps to protect their people from the deepening economic crisis. As \president \yeltsin remained out of sight dithering over whjom to nominate to run his Government, and the rouble continued its slide, regional leaders from the Baltics to Siberia took drastic steps to enforce price controls. [Richard Beeston, The Times, September 9 1998]
SubjectsManchester United
Russia
commerce
economic crises
presidents
satellite television
Copyright contact detailsdave@davegaskill.com
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