Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Russia Makes Poland, Belarus, Ukraine and the US Nervous

Poland Targets Shale Gas to End Russian Grip - Bloomberg

Belarusians Protest Fuel-Price Increase - Bloomberg

E.coli Dispute Could Overshadow European Union-Russia Summit -

United Russia pushes for Putin to lead election campaign | RIA Novosti

Ukraine seeks to diversify gas imports after Russia talks fail - Platts News Article & Story
Why Russia might veto a UN resolution to condemn Syria crackdown -

New US-Russia arms race? Battle lines grow over missile defense. -

Senior Dagestani Muslim (who spoke against extremism) Killed in a Hail of Bullets | News | The Moscow Times

AFP: Russia lost edge during Putin era: World Bank