Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Friday, February 11, 2011

Gorbachev Sees Putin Not Running in 2012 While Russian Spat with Japan Getting Serious

Gorbachev predicts Putin will not run for 3rd term in 2012 http://en.rian.ru/russia/20110210/162542863.html

AFP: Russia, Japan crisis talks end in failure http://bit.ly/gZldp4

Pro-Kremlin youth pickets Japanese embassy | Russia | RIA Novosti http://bit.ly/ibd9xv

U.S. reassures Poles on Russia missile defense role | Reuters http://reut.rs/grWqQW

Russia's fish struggle as winter drags on http://wapo.st/ey2fiw