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Boris Yeltsin again in holiday

the President of Russia since August, 26th is in holiday. On it at a briefing has informed its press - secretary Sergey Yastrzhembsky. At the same time the meeting of the secretary of Security council of Russia expected yesterday of Alexander Lebedja with Yeltsin has not taken place and has been transferred, under the message a press - services SB, roughly for August, 27th. but anyway, - it is marked in the message referring to words a press - secretary SB Alexander Barhatova, - Alexander Lebedja`s plans to go on the next round of negotiations with the Chechen opposition remain without changes .
ITAR - TASS

to the Spouse of the president of Russia planned operation
in the Central clinical hospital to the spouse of head of the state Naine Eltsinoj has been made on August, 24th planned operation on the left kidney is made. The postoperative period proceeds smoothly. A condition quite satisfactory. According to the head of the medical centre, professor Sergey Mironov, Naina Iosifovna is in constant contact to Boris Nikolaevichem Yeltsin, daughters Elena and Tatyana . In hospital chamber - it is a lot of colours and notes with wishes of fast recover from native, close and friends. In some days of Naina Yeltsin it will be discharged from hospital home. Out-patient treatment is necessary to it.
ITAR - TASS

Communists prepare in the Duma a surprise for the president
As it became known from informed circles in the State Duma, members of parliament - communists are going to declare publicly illegality of actions of Boris Yeltsin on granting of powers to the secretary of Security council Alexander Lebedju on signing of the contract with the Chechen separatists. In particular, the probability is great enough that one of leaders of fraction of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, the chairman of committee on safety of the Duma Victor Ilyukhin can make the such statement this week. It is possible to judge a substantiation of such statement of a question on the interview given on Monday by one of representatives of fraction of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation by Vladimir Semago. He has underlined that under the Constitution the president of the country forms and heads the Security council which status is defined by the federal law . Yeltsin as a matter of fact has transferred to the Swan a part of the powers, having given it the right to sign bilateral documents with the Chechen separatists . At the same time in the Constitution it is clearly told that in all cases when the president not in a condition to carry out the duties, they are executed temporarily by the head of the government . However while officially it is not declared approach of a similar political situation. It means that no consultations of the Swan of Tchernomyrdin concerning competency of signing of the agreement with the Chechen separatists can bring clearness in this very much a complicated question. The president why - that does not want or cannot meet the plenipotentiary.
Interfax

the Country party celebrates a victory in Kaluga
Results of the elections which have taken place on August, 25th in Legislative Assembly of the Kaluga region have confirmed durability of positions of Country party of Russia, chairman of the party Michael Lapshin has declared. Representatives APR have received in this region of 11 mandates, two of them - in city election districts. Elections have passed in twenty one district of the Kaluga region, and in other of - for low appearances of voters have not taken place.
Interfax