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    From the Kremlin to Ottawa's Parliament Hill a Canada-Russia showdown was the Olympic men's ice hockey dream game everyone wanted -- just not in the quarter-finals.
  • Poland, Russia may not agree gas contract in 2009

    Russia and Poland may not agree a gas contract by the end of this year, Poland's Deputy Prime Minister Waldemar Pawlak said on Monday, contradicting earlier comments by Warsaw and Kremlin officials.