(1) EDITORIAL: More of the Same
(2) Russia Convicted of Act of War Against Georgia
(3) Annals of Russian Hypocrisy
(4) Annals of Russian Racism
(5) The Saga of Arnold Meri
(6) Germany Presses Russia on Human Rights
NOTE: David MacFadyen, Professor and Chair of the Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures at UCLA, writes to announce the opening of a new website devoted to Russian pop music and called "Far From Moscow." It includes video, audio and background information on Russian pop "stars" (such as they are).