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  • Czech Republic's Foreign Minister Karel Schwarzenberg, left, presents US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, right, with a photograph upon her arrival in Prague, Czech Republic, Monday, Dec. 3, 2012.

    U.S. government lobbies on behalf of Westinghouse Electric bid for $10 billion expansion of a nuclear power plant for which Russian bid is seen as front runner.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 11:00 PM EST
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  • In this photo taken Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, a letter dictated and signed by Napoleon in secret code that declares his intentions "to blow up the Kremlin" during his ill-fated Russian campaign is displayed for the media in Fontainebleau, outside Paris.

    The rare document — dated Oct. 20, 1812, signed "Nap" in the emperor's hand and written in numeric code — is up for auction at France's Fontainebleau Auction House.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 8:00 PM EST
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  • Rasul Mirzayev attends his trial where he was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, at a court in Moscow, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Mirzayev was sentenced to two years of house arrest over the death of a man he had punched outside a club.

    Rasul Mirzayev, a bearded and lean 26-year-old, comes from Dagestan, Russia's most multiethnic province. He was convicted Tuesday of involuntary manslaughter, but set free after a trial that inflamed ethnic tensions.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 2:30 PM EST
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