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    Mixed signals from the Kremlin, jittery oligarchs, and a crisis with no end in sight. What happens in Russia in the aftermath of Flight 17?
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    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a $50 million loan to fund the first phase of the modernization of the Qairokkum hydropower plant in Tajikistan. The EBRD announced on July 25 that the project is its largest in Tajikistan to date. Built in 1957, the Qairokkum plant is the only electricity generating facility in northern Tajikistan and supplies energy to over 500,000 homes in the Sughd Province. The total cost of the modernization project is...
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  • RFE/RL Video Roundup - July 25
    A Russian court orders a captured Ukrainian soldier to remain in pretrial detention, Kyrgyzstan's exiled ex-president is sentenced in absentia to life in prison, Tatarstan starts promoting the 2015 aquatic sports world championships in Kazan -- plus stories from Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Serbia.
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    FIFA has dismissed calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, or that some countries would elect to boycott the event.
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