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03/04/2003

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Press Review

A brief look at the stories making headlines in the Russian-language press

Society Weakened by Talent

Change the system or get around it? This question fundamentally divides Russian and Western societies.

Hanging on My Ears to Drop on My Head

To hang on one's ears in Azeri means to listen, while to drop on one's head means to understand.

Algeria Gives Chirac a Hero's Welcome

Jacques Chirac received a hero's welcome in Algeria as hundreds of thousands of admirers showered him with confetti to celebrate their country's new, stronger ties with France.

Turkey to Resubmit Measure

Under intense U.S. pressure, Turkey's foreign minister indicated that his government would ask parliament to vote a second time on whether to allow U.S. troops to use the country as a base for a military attack against Iraq.

U.S.: Suspect Was Planning More Attacks

Khalid Shaikh Mohammed was actively plotting attacks against commercial sites in the United States and targets in the Arabian peninsula.

Iraq to Submit New Report on Anthrax

The United Nations said Monday that more of Iraq's al-Samoud 2 missiles were being scrapped and that Iraq would submit a new report on VX nerve gas and anthrax stocks in a week's time.

Alleged Terrorists Stand Trial in Athens

19 suspected members of Greece's most deadly terrorist group went on trial Monday for an era of violence that spanned from 1970s Marxist revolution to current struggles against global commerce.

Hamas Co-Founder Arrested, 8 Palestinians Die in a Raid

Israeli troops raiding a Gaza refugee camp arrested a Hamas founder Monday, targeting the political leadership of the Islamic militant group for the first time in 29 months of fighting.

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