AN ELDERLY RUSSIAN MAN HOLDS RUSSIAN FLAG AS HE MARKS 10TH ANNIVERSARY
OF BUNGLED PUTSCH IN MOSCOW.
An elderly Russian man holds a flag during a gathering outside the
White house government building in Moscow, August 19, 2001. Russia
marked the 10th anniversary of a bungled putsch by hardline Communists
which sank a reforming Soviet Union led by Mikhail Gorbachev, and left
a deeply divided country in its wake.