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JRL #7171 Simple Text - Entire Issue

NATO 1 Senate Likely to Approve NATO Expansion AP
Iraq WMD,
UN Sanctions
2 Lifting of Iraq sanctions possible after WMD issue closed Interfax
Terrorism, UN 3 Russia calls on UN to complete work on anti-terrorist conventions ITAR-TASS
Chechnya, Refugees 4 Russia Accused of Pushing Refugees Out AP
News 5 TV1 Review Luba Schwartzman
Bergson 6 Response to John Wilhelm JRL 7168.(re Bergson) Alexander Andreyewsky
Arms Sales 7 Russia regaining positions on traditional arms markets Interfax
Elections 8 THE VOTER IS THE MAIN JUDGE. The elections are coming closer. (interview) Trud
Transport 9 Russia eyes billions in transport connection Asia Times
Sergei Blagov
Civil Rights 10 State Officials Commit 284,000 Civil Rights Violations in Russia in 2002 Rosbalt
Administrative Reform 11 VERTICAL REDUCTION. Administrative reforms and reorganization of the executive branch. Itogi
Andrei Kamakin
Administrative Reform 12 DMITRY MEDVEDEV ON STATE SERVICE REFORMS. An interview with Dmitry Medvedev from the presidential administration. Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Corporate Governance 13 Corporate Governance in Russia: Regime Change Required Transition
(World Bank) 
Economic Growth 14 Conference on Russia 2015: New Sources for Growth Transition
(World Bank)
Natalya Volchkova
Education Reform 15 Reforming Russias Education System Transition
(World Bank)
Abdur Chowdhury
Inna Verbina
St. Petersburg 16 Anniversary Celebrations Programme. The celebrations of St. Petersburg`s 300th anniversary will officially start on May 23rd, 2003. Rosbalt