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· August, 2006

Stories about Russia from August, 2006

Russia: End of War Anniversary

Russia: Deportation of Volga Germans

Albania: Euro 2008

Russia: The Sopranos Promotion

Russia, Ukraine: “Managed Oligarchy,” Lazarenko Case

Russia: Madonna's Concert Promotion

Russian-Language Blogs: Miscellanea (3)

Israeli blogger pilka writes (RUS) about a surreal experience of eating next to three clowns at a hospital in the wartime Haifa: […] I had breakfast with clowns today. I...

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Conflict With Gazprom

Russia, Ukraine: News Roundup

Global Food Blog Report #29

#1: Maika's Blog on Haitian Food: "Griot" (pronounced: greee-yo ) a popular Haitian original.  Which is fried pork shoulder accompanied with a spicy hot as habanero cole slaw like condiment...

Russia: FSB in Ryazan

Russia: Pyatigorsk Mayor and Reckless Driving

Russia, Lithuania: Oil Refinery Quarrel

Russian-Language Blogs: Miscellanea (2)

Victoria Shcherbina (LJ user saint-autere) reacts to the news of the August 22 TU-154 crash in eastern Ukraine, which killed all 170 people on board, by writing (RUS) about the...

Russian-Language Blogs: Miscellanea (1)

On August 19, LJ user sapojnik (39 years old, Moscow) wrote this (RUS) about the 15th anniversary of the 1991 August Putsch: The Day of Victory Over the CPSU It's...

Russia: Market Explosion and Plane Crash

Russia: Putin's Third Term; Young Guard

Russia: “The Wrong Umarov”

Russia: 113 Houses in Sokol

Russia: Literary Chechens and Navajos

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