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U.S. caviar producers hoping for ban on Caspian Sea beluga

...is hoping for a boost from federal authorities, who are considering a halt to trade of the priciest caviar from the Caspian Sea. The ban would block imports of beluga caviar - mouth-watering eggs from the Caspian's largest sturgeon, a 250...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/02/bus_403087.shtml
Business
'Echoes in Blue' showcases contemporary Iranian art

...the title "Separation" hints at another meaning. The curtain painted by Shahla Etemadi represents those put up in Caspian Sea swimming spots in Iran after the 1979 Islamic Revolution to keep men and women separate. The painting is a part of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/22/art_370363.shtml
Arts
Russia's tightening grip

...inglorious reign. With control of Georgia, Putin would have control of "the only significant European-bound route for Caspian Sea oil and gas that does not go through Russia," notes syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer. "Moscow would become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/21/edi_470180.shtml
Editorials
Caviar's delicate flavor worth indulgence

...to be beluga, the roe of the beluga sturgeon from the Caspian Sea. It is also the most expensive. Beluga caviar is known...to black. Ossetra and sevruga, which also come from Caspian Sea sturgeons, are both excellent and are preferred to beluga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/22/ent_202912.shtml
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President Bush is only interested in Middle East oil

...business. The war with Iraq will open up to the United States one of the biggest oil reserves, the newly discovered Caspian Sea Oil Reserve. Iraq and Iran both have access to the sea. A new Iraqi government would be open to all sorts of bribes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/23/let_360134.shtml
Letters
Learning true facts about planet makes my head spin

...century, the many seas of the world were: Red Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Persian Gulf, Black Sea, Adriatic Sea, Caspian Sea (and) Indian Ocean." That didn't help, because except for Indian, those were not oceans at all -- and one was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/21/moo_548921.shtml
Glynn Moore
Across the globe, steady oil and gas supply at risk

...In the Middle East, there's insurrection and terrorism in Iraq. Ethnic and geopolitical tensions persist in the Caspian Sea region. Russia's government is using its energy clout for political ends. In Asia, conflicting claims to the energy-rich...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/08/bus_80341.shtml
Business
Leaks cast shadow over partnership

...interest in seeing Iran armed with nuclear weapons. But Iran is Russia's key economic and political neighbor in the Caspian Sea region, and is seen here as a force for stability and a counter to growing U.S. influence in nearby Central Asia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/15/tec_345009.shtml
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Iraqi masses may have slippery hold on oil wealth

...expected to make the continent a potential alternative to the Persian Gulf. At the same time, new discoveries in the Caspian Sea are poised to make five former Soviet republics significant oil exporters within the next five years. Yet their human...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/12/bus_383913.shtml
Business
Ancient snow cap of Kilimanjaro is melting

...Chad, for instance, said Thompson, grew until it covered 135,000 square miles, about the size of the present day Caspian Sea. The African lake now is only about 6,500 square miles. That wet period ended and the ice corings show that Africa...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/19/tec_359506.shtml
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