Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Russia Moves Away from the Dollar and Genuine Elections

Russia likely to cut dollar's share in international reserves says Kremlin aide | RIA Novosti http://bit.ly/kIizJ2

Russia Bars an Opposition Party from Running in Duma Elections http://bit.ly/mQbKY5

AFP: N. Korean leader cancels trip to Russia http://bit.ly/kKPAsz

A Russian Insult to Belarus’s Lukashenko, Via Airwave - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/jyGQDc