Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Putin Echoes Medvedev's Concern About Radical Islam As Russia Continues to Build Military and Geographical Influence

Putin Questions Europe’s Foreign and Energy Policies - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/egQjAI

Women Live in Fear During Chechnya's Islamic Revival | Europe | English http://bit.ly/dJyWrq

AFP: Russia may extend grain export ban: minister http://bit.ly/gSPV1C

Russian military loses satellite after botched launch http://bit.ly/flARbq

The Associated Press: Russian military to purchase 600 planes, 100 ships http://bit.ly/ijPrFb

Kosovo Gets Leader With Russian Ties | News | The Moscow Times http://t.co/b12DiYJ

Russian government arrives in Brussels for sweeping talks - Monsters and Critics http://bit.ly/hvjyAk