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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. "He's a criminal charged with serious crimes and we want him back in Russia," Yevgeniy Khorishko, a Russian Embassy spokesman in Washington, said. Russia made the request on Tuesday, he added. The State Department, which has persistently criticized Russian...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'