Articles by Peter Savodnik

End of Jackson-Vanik Forecast

  • 22 February 07
  • Staff Writers
The U.S. congressman who chairs the House International Relations Committee pledged Wednesday to lift the Jackson-Vanik trade provision from Russia.

Democrats Could Impede WTO Bid

The Democratic takeover of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday is likely to stall Russia's bid to join the World Trade Organization, lawmakers from both parties said Wednesday.

Muslims and Malcontents Mix in Yaroslavl

  • 04 October 06
  • Staff Writers
The 22 men bowed down before Allah and pressed their arms and shoulders together and chanted. They closed their eyes. They melded into a single body.