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JRL #5550 Contents:

1. Los Angeles Times: John Daniszewski, Russians Demand Substance Over Style. Diplomacy: Criticism of Putin's budding relationship with the U.S. is growing. Many want concrete results from his talks with Bush.
2. Wall Street Journal Europe editorial: Putin's Progress.
3. Reuters: Putin offers Americans thoughts on NATO, bin Laden.
4. Luba Schwartzman: ORT Review.
5. Boston Globe: Graham Allison and Andrei Kokoshin, A US-Russian alliance against megaterrorism.
6. Moscow Times: Kevin O'Flynn, Activists Present Chechnya Peace Plan.
7. BusinessWeek Online : Stan Crock, Where Bush and Putin Part Ways.
8. AP: Analysts Lukewarm on Nuclear Accord.
9. AP: U.S. to Pursue Missile Test Plans.
10. NEWSWEEK WEB EXCLUSIVE : Christian Caryl, Putinís Pragmatism. Russiaís leader no longer feels the need to prove himself.
11. James Oberg: New book on the US-Russian Space Alliance.
12. UPI: Martin Sieff, Orion will rise!
13. New York Times editorial: Barbecues and Missile Shields.