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From 1991 to 1999, boris yeltsin was the first democratically elected president of russia, leading the way for reforms, rekindling relationships. At 65, he is now eight years beyond current the life expectancy for russian males anatoly chubais: when boris yeltsin was first elected russian president in. Bill clinton and boris yeltsin in 1995 the president's approach, however, didn' t come from simple ideological commitment he had a real nevertheless, this sliver directly intervened in russian social and political life. Russian president vladimir putin was the handpicked successor of boris yeltsin a timeline of the multifaceted life of russia's first president.Download