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09/06/2005

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Press Review

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

Tyson to Meet Zhirinovsky in Moscow

Former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson has asked for a meeting with Russian Liberal Democratic Party leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia, or LDPR, Duma faction's press service said, Interfax reported.

Maniche Wants to Leave the Country

Portugal midfielder Nuno Maniche is unhappy at Dynamo Moscow and wants to leave the Russian club.

Lebedeva's $1M Dream Comes True

The Russian triple jumper places more importance on her jackpot jump than on her Helsinki gold.

Russia Beats U.S. in Athletics Challenge

Reviving a Cold War tradition, American and Russian athletics teams contested Russia's Challenge -- a head-to-head track and field meet on Sunday.

Residents Return Briefly to Inspect Damage

A Louisiana newspaper lashes out at federal officials in an open letter.

Russia Sending Aid to U.S.

The Emergency Situations Ministry said Monday that U.S. authorities had accepted Moscow's offer of humanitarian assistance to the victims of the Hurricane Katrina disaster in the United States.

Amid Devastation, Charges of Racism

The devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina became a rallying cry for African-American religious and political leaders here in U.S. President George W. Bush's former hometown on Sunday, with pleas for charity mixed with a seething anger at the response to the crisis.

Storm's Economic Effects Are Global

Hurricane Katrina's devastating assault on the U.S. Gulf Coast will ripple east and west across the oceans, economists and analysts warned, as the higher prices people have already seen for oil work their way through economies around the world.

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