The Kennan Institute announces that Boris Berezovsky's speech at the Kennan Institute scheduled for December 10, 2003 at 3:30 p.m. will be postponed due to a delay in Mr. Berezovsky's visa to enter the United States.

The speech will be rescheduled when Mr. Berezovsky next travels to the United States.

What: "A Perspective on the Current Political Situation in Russia"

Who: Boris Berezovsky, Chairman, Foundation for Civil Liberties


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