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08/09/2005

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Press Review

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

Incoming Outsiders

The beginning of August saw a new twist in the unfolding saga of gubernatorial appointments by the Kremlin.

The Dark Dreams of August Haunt Putin

One night, Vladimir Vladimirovich™ Putin fell asleep and had a very strange dream.

Wrong Left Turn

Any politician who wants to be popular has to lean to the left to some extent because the majority of people in any country get more out of the government than they put back in taxes.

Loko's Sychyov Facing 4 Months on Sidelines

Russian champion Lokomotiv Moscow suffered a huge blow to its Champions League chances on Monday after losing its top striker Dmitry Sychyov for the rest of the year with a knee injury.

Kafelnikov Tries His Hand at Golf

Yevgeny Kafelnikov is trading in his tennis racket for a set of golf clubs.

A Revival of Jewish Life in Siberia

The pioneers came in the late 1920s, lured to the uninhabited Siberian forests and mosquito-infested swamps by a mixture of communist ideological fervor and their dream of a Jewish homeland.

ABC News Anchor Peter Jennings Dies at 67

Following the retirement of colleagues Dan Rather and Tom Brokaw, his passing marks the end of an era.

NASA Delays Discovery's Landing Due to Weather

After orbiting the Earth for nearly two weeks, astronauts aboard the space shuttle Discovery were told to circle the planet for another day as bad weather in Florida forced NASA to delay Monday's scheduled landing.

Iran Restarts Work Under IAEA Watch

Iran resumed uranium conversion activities Monday at a nuclear facility in central Iran, a step that Europeans and the United States warned would prompt them to seek UN sanctions against Tehran.

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