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Multilateral minutes

Moscow warns against bypassing the Security Council on Iran–and awaits Lula’s arrival to discuss possible compromises. The European Union warily greets David Cameron. More rumors that Gordon Brown might covet an IMF job. ASEAN is nervous about the crisis in … Continue reading

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World Bank naming and shaming

The Bank named a new managing director–she was until recently the Indonesian finance minister and developed a reputation for tackling official corruption. In other news, the Bank cracked down on a major publishing house that admitted to bribery in southern Sudan.

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