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U.S. Accuses Fishenko of Hiding Complex Military Scheme

The Associated Press
The owner of a Texas microelectronics company instructed co-workers and associates to cover their tracks as they conspired to sell highly regulated microelectronics to the Russian military.

Q&A: Navalny's Fundraiser Sees the Power of the Crowd

Many would consider the task of raising money from businessmen who have found wealth and success in modern Russia to bankroll the activities of Alexei Navalny, one of the country's foremost opposition leaders, a hopeless one.

Turkey Says Syria Plane Carried Russian Ammunition

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday that a civilian plane headed to Syria grounded by Turkish fighter jets was carrying Russian-made munitions, a statement likely to put strain into Ankara’s relationship with Moscow.

Medvedev to Address World Economic Forum Meeting in Moscow Hotel

The Moscow Times
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will address a group of business and political leaders at a private one-day event hosted by the World Economic Forum in a Moscow hotel next weekend.

Education Deficiencies Limit Startups

Shortcomings in technical education, early-stage funding and government support make launching a startup even more daunting here than in other countries, a panel of top advisers.

Nuclear Disarmament Program's End Draws Near

News that Moscow wants to end a multibillion-dollar program with Washington to dismantle nuclear and chemical weapons triggered fears Thursday that the Kremlin is embarking on an increasingly isolationist foreign policy course.

Short-Haul Plane Policy Gaining Ground

The government is hammering out a policy to help local production of short-haul foreign passenger aircraft, as plans are afoot for the assembly of Czech and Canadian models.

TNK-BP Could Hold IPO in 3-4 Months

The Moscow Times
It is feasible for oil company TNK-BP to hold an initial public offering in three or four months.

Onishchenko: Kefir and Cars Don't Mix

Drivers who think they scrupulously avoid a drink before getting behind the wheel may nonetheless be endangering the lives of others — if they have been drinking yogurt.

Hopeless Cranes to Be Airlifted to Wintering Grounds

The Moscow Times
A flock of endangered cranes that failed to fly to wintering grounds in Central Asia despite lessons from President Vladimir Putin will go by jet instead.

Udaltsov Questioned Over NTV Claims

The Moscow Times
Opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov was questioned by investigators Thursday in conncetion with a documentary accusing him of plotting a revolution in Russia.

German NGOs Need Work Permits

German nongovernmental organizations operating in Russia are facing bureaucratic troubles because their foreign staff is now required to obtain work permits.

Moscow's Crazy Roads: Enraged Motorist Makes a Stand

The Moscow Times

<p>When a Ford sedan equipped with a migalka carved through the traffic on the way into Moscow last week, the driver of a black car behind thought he'd seamlessly sweep past a line of slowly moving cars himself.</p>

Supreme Court Gives Green Light to Bryansk Vote

The Moscow Times
The Bryansk region will hold a gubernatorial election after all this weekend following a Supreme Court ruling that its incumbent governor can take part.

Suspect Detained in Rehab Patient's Death

The Moscow Times
Sverdlovsk region police on Thursday detained a man on suspicion of being involved in the death of a patient undergoing treatment at a rehab clinic run by a close ally of billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov.

Ukraine Training Attack Dolphins for Navy, Official Says

The Moscow Times
Ukraine is running a special project to train sea creatures to take part in Navy missions, a news report said Thursday.
Samutsevich, center, smiling as she speaks to reporters and supporters outside the Moscow City Court building after being released Wednesday.

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Samutsevich, center, smiling as she speaks to reporters and supporters outside the Moscow City Court building after being released Wednesday.

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