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2005-07-13 19:57:44

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia has demanded that Washington extradite Leonid Nevzlin, a key figure in the YUKOS oil empire accused of ordering killings who addressed a U.S. government agency on Wednesday, a Russian official said.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]