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Media 1 Report: Russia Is Not Safe For Press Moscow Times
Andrei Zolotov Jr.
Chechnya Peace Talks, Poll 2 Poll Shows Support for Peace Talks Moscow Times
Nabi Abdullaev
Oil Exports 3 Energy Specialists Examine Outlook for Russian Oil Exports Voice of America
Barry Wood
Oil Production 4 Russia becomes the biggest oil producer Output beats Saudi Arabia's with 7.97m barrels a day The Electronic Telegraph (UK)
Malcolm Moore
Oil Prices 5 Surplus cushions Russia against oil price slide Reuters
Iraq War,
Russian Economy
6 MPs warn of negative consequences for Russian economy in event of Iraq war Interfax
Japan, Islands, North Korea 7 Russia sees 'action plan' as way to defuse isles row Kyodo
Japan, Kurils 8 Japan's Koizumi urges Putin to help end Kurils dispute AFP
Art, Film,
Russian Ark
9 'Russian Ark's' nonstop trip has dazzling views Los Angeles Times
movie Review
Kenneth Turan
Music, Grammys 10 RUSSIANS UP FOR GRAMMYS RIA Novosti
NATO 11 Better for All Than Alexander the Great Wall Street Journal Vladimir Socor
Russian Winter,
Homeless Deaths
12 Minus 4 on Mean Streets: Nonpersons Are Dying The New York Times
Steven Lee Myers
Ukraine, Pascual 13 US Ambassador to Ukraine Carlos Pascual at CSIS  
Chechnya,
Budanov Case
14 Prosecutors join lawyers to keep Budanov in jail gazeta.ru
Energy, Heat & Power Failures 15 Russian national grid blames heating, power failures on local utility providers ITAR-TASS
Trade, Shipping, Volga-Don Canal 16 Russia revamps Volga-Don canal to let foreign ships in BBC Monitoring
Military Draft, Health 17 Russian Defence Ministry bemoans poor health of conscripts Interfax-AVN
Russia & Iran Nuclear Program 18 RUSSIAS NUCLEAR SUPPORT TO IRAN REBUFFS AMERICAN CONCERNS eurasianet.org
Hooman Peimami
St. Petersburg Power & Heat Failure 19 Region Suffers Winter Blues St. Petersburg Times
Irina Titova