Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Russia Makes Questionable Allies in Chechnya, Kazakhstan and in Libya

Moscow shows support as Chechnya leader starts new term - AlertNet http://bit.ly/fEHC5a

Russia's Medvedev congratulates Kazakh on election | Reuters http://reut.rs/hgDdRB

Election monitors slam Kazakh vote which returned president to power with 95% of ballot as 'sham' | Mail Online http://bit.ly/fJMCGm

Dobroyeutro Russia lashes out at UN military action in Ivory Coast http://bit.ly/eK1QmQ #UN #ivorycoast #Russia

Bankers to replace ministers at Russian majors-paper | Reuters http://bit.ly/fJZraH