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By Andrew McGregor (5/21/2003 issue of the CACI Analyst)

BACKGROUND: On April 3, 2003, the man who claims the leadership of Russia\'s twenty million Muslims brandished a sword at a rally of 4,000 people in Ufa, Bashkortostan, and declared a jihad against U.S. forces and U.
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By Aftab Kazi (5/7/2003 issue of the CACI Analyst)

BACKGROUND: Regional economic and political pressures as well as strategic payoffs by the United States prevented the emergence of the RCI grouping so far. The American-British victory in Iraq and disagreements over the U.S.
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By Ariel Cohen (5/7/2003 issue of the CACI Analyst)

BACKGROUND: “Friendly interaction and businesslike cooperation are the characteristic features of our relations with Turkmenistan,” Interfax quoted Russian President Vladimir Putin. He probably also referred to a security agreement with Turkmenistan signed on January 2, 2003, in Ashgabat. Geopolitical and economic repercussions of this “deal of the century”, however, are broader than its gargantuan size.
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By Azer Mamedov (5/7/2003 issue of the CACI Analyst)

BACKGROUND: On April 21, speaking at the ceremony devoted to 30th anniversary of Nakhchevanski Military Academy, President Aliyev suddenly felt heartache and collapsed in front of 2,000 attendees. The incident was broadcast live to millions of people in the country. Later, on May 4, Aliyev was flown to Turkey for a health check-up at the Gulhane military hospital.

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