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08/21/2003

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China Dazzles, Russia Takes 4th

China returned to the world stage with a vengeance Tuesday by storming to gold in the men's team event at the gymnastics world championships.

Suspected Organizer of July Attack Held

Police and secret service agents have arrested a suspected organizer of last month's double suicide bombings at the Tushino rock concert, which killed 17, including the two female attackers, officials said Wednesday.

With Warning, Rebel Web Site Back Up

To the chagrin of the Kremlin and with a warning from Lithuanian security services, the Chechen rebels' main propaganda tool, the Kavkaz Center web site, is back online.

'5-Star' Prison Blocks Open in Ukraine

Two prison blocks described as ""five-star"" facilities have opened in Ukraine, the first of several that are to be built in what officials said is an effort to raise conditions to European standards.

Suspended Sentence Sought for Okhotin

Prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a six-month suspended sentence in a smuggling trial against U.S. Baptist missionary Andrew Okhotin, in what defense lawyers interpreted as an acknowledgement that the prosecution didn't have much of a case.

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