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1. Interfax: Most Russians will greet New Year at home.
2. BBC: Steve Rosenberg, Kremlin kitchen's culinary delights.
3. AP: Russian TV Station Wins Court Battle. (TV6)
4. Reuters: Russia begins farewells to Cuba over base pullout.
5. AFP: Yeltsin gives high marks to Kremlin successor Putin.
6. Interfax: Ex-Russian president says Putin has vindicated his choice of successor.
7. Interfax: Yeltsin on life after retirement.
8. Interfax: Yeltsin tells the press he wants to get about more.
9. Interfax: Yeltsin says he feels guilty about mistakes he made as Russian president.
10. strana.ru: Father Frost Brings Happiness and Wealth. How Russian Father Frost differs from his foreign counterparts.
11. RosBusinessConsulting: Attacks on US impress Russians strongly.
12. Le Monde: Natalie Nougayrede, Russia Monitors Its Stocks of Radioactive Products and Chemical Weapons Poorly.
13. RFE/RL: Michael Lelyveld, Russia: Financial Maneuvers Recall 'Bad Old Days' Of 1998.
14. Peter Signorelli: POLYCONOMICS` MAN OF THE YEAR: VLADIMIR PUTIN.
15. Miami Herald: Dave Montgomery, Old church takes on a modern role in Russia.
16. AP: Putin's plan to revamp a troubled military faces stiff resistance from top brass.