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Iran Lawmaker Warns of Collapse Like Soviet Union

"Today, people have difficulties making a living and feeding their children. If we fail to resolve the problem of unnecessary domestic and foreign expenditures, we will bear heavy costs," reformist politician Jalil Rahimi Jahanabadi warned.

A Texas Attorney Sheds Light on Murder of CIA Agent

The 1993 killing of Freddie Woodruff, the CIA branch chief in the former Soviet Republic of Georgia, left unanswered questions. Texas lawyer Michael Pullara talks to Newsweek about his work to uncover the truth about Woodruff's death.

Welcome to the Lost Soviet Atlantis

There's a great statue of Lenin at the end of the world. It's guarded by murderous polar bears in a mysterious ghost town, where I was imprisoned by nature—and my poor judgment.

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