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More Comfortable with a Familiar Agenda

It shouldn't have come as a surprise to anyone that the lead up to the meeting between President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President George W. Bush beginning July 1 would be spent discussing whether the two would be able to reach agreement related to Moscow's offer for the joint use of an early warning radar station in Azerbaijan.

Nanotech Offers Little Science

First Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov has compared the country's nanotechnology program with the Soviet atomic project.

Blow Your Own Horn

A guide to buying musical instruments in Moscow, from electric guitars to balalaikas, pianos and drums.

What to Do: Party on a Boat

The Moscow River, and the reservoirs beyond, can be yours. For an evening, at least -- or even a few days.

A Little Berry with Bite

Barbaris, aka barberry, also known in dried form as zereshk, is the berry that gives its name to a new Central Asian restaurant located right downtown. The versatile berry is used to flavor the barbaris hard candy found around this part of the world, but as concerns this restaurant, it's the zereshk variant that's most important.

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Ivanov Talks of New MissileDiplomat to Visit JapanYushchenko Meets PatriarchClashes in OdessaJailtime Over Strippers

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