President Medvedev visits Venezuela this week as a Russian nuclear warship leads joint maneuvers.
That's a key question in the case of 17 Chinese Muslims held at Guantánamo, which a federal appeals court panel takes up Monday.
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But they may yet abandon his moderate stance on China if it doesn't bring progress soon, they warned.
The fund seeks to soften effects of the financial collapse, but many Asian leaders – citing bad advice from the '97 crisis – are wary of conditions attached to assistance.
This election acts as a referendum on Chávez.