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AFL-CIO Deportation 1 New Wariness in Russia Toward Help From West New York Times
Steven Lee Myers
Putin 2 The Quantum Theory of Putin Gideon Lichfield
News 3 TV1 Review Luba Schwartzman
Media Repression, Environment, Pasko 4 Bellona hopes for Pasko's release Interfax
Russian Missile Defense 5 US Untroubled by Russia's Plans to Develop Missile Defense Shield Voice of America
Putin Religion 6 Putins Road to Church. Lyudmila Putin turned to God after a car accident in 1993. pravda.ru
Winter 7 Lost but not Found Peter Calder
Economy 8 Chasing Portugal or Following Venezuela? Moscow Times
Pyotr Aven
Christopher Weafer
Elections 9 REPRESENTATIVES AND THOSE NOT REPRESENTED. The citizens of Putin's Russia want more than they are entitled to. (Pavlovsky interview) Ekspert
Eastern Europe Economies 10 Glimmers of light in the east: Eastern Europe needs more economic liberalisation Financial Times (UK)
Tech & Business Fora 11 Russian-American Technology Forum and 3d U.S.-Russia Business Roundtable Christopher Stone
Foreign Debt
12 Pay the Debt, Don't Pay the Wages. The social situation in Russia might grow even worse this year. pravda.ru