Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Monday, February 7, 2011

US Pressures Russia on Nukes, Moldova and Georgia While Kremlin Tackles Japan and Terrorists

McCain slams Russia’s policy over Georgia http://bit.ly/fi3mfb - The Messenger

Russia rebuffs US call for new arms talks http://bit.ly/fuYqwt - AFP

Senator: Washington must pressure Russia on Moldova http://bit.ly/icewX0 - AFP

Islamist rebel leader pledges year of attacks in Russia http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/europe/02/07/russia.airport.bombing/

Russia and Japan wage war of words over islands http://bit.ly/fdp0df - AFP

Japan to ratify civil nuclear pact with Russia - Nikkei http://af.reuters.com/article/energyOilNews/idAFSGE7160CM20110207

Guardian's Moscow correspondent expelled from Russia | The Guardian http://bit.ly/eBy1sI

Khodorkovsky film vanishes again as director says: 'It's like a bad thriller' | The Guardian http://bit.ly/fLOWEw