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09/12/2003

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Press Review

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

France Beats Russia in Quarters

Tony Parker scored 18 points as France held off a late Russian rally to win its quarterfinal game 76-69 Wednesday at the European Basketball Championships.

Bin Laden Appears on Videotape

Arabic satellite channel Al-Jazeera aired video- and audiotapes of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden and his deputy Wednesday.

Swedish Minister Dies From Knife Wounds

Anna Lindh, Sweden's popular foreign minister who was stabbed repeatedly while shopping in an exclusive department store, died Thursday morning, doctors and the government said.

Jury Still Out on Russia as Tourist Destination

As well as the exotic, Russia offers tourists skinheads and visa fees that quadruple without warning.

Duma Moves to Slash Car Insurance

The State Duma wants to radically cut the law on compulsory automobile insurance a year after the same deputies passed it, amid loud complaints that insurance costs too much.

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