Yeltsin Ally Saw 'Swan Lake' as Call to Arms

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The first thing that Sergei Filatov did as the leader of a group of lawmakers defending the Russian White House from a coup in August 1991 was turn on all printers and copy machines. He understood the need after seeing ballet dancers performing "Swan Lake" on state television.

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