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

War in Iraq, Demonstrations and Whisking

""This war is not just about oil or Iraq, it is about a geopolitical strategy to impose global hegemony.""

City Championship Still Packs a Punch

There was a time when the Moscow City Chess Championship was among the most prestigious chess tournaments in the world.

Iraqi Diplomats Left Stranded in Embassies

As Saddam Hussein's government collapsed, Iraqi diplomats were jumping ship, burning documents or at the very least, left stranded in their embassies without orders and unsure of who their new boss will be.

Garner, the 'Sheriff of Baghdad'

When the Pentagon called on Jay Garner back in January to become Washington's ""viceroy-designate"" in Iraq, a thought may have flashed through his mind of a scene from the past.

N. Korea Learning From Iraq

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov said Thursday that North Korea had learned from the U.S.-led war to unseat Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and might ignore any UN decision on its suspected nuclear weapons program.

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