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November 17, 2003
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Observers believe two attacks on the Moscow office of George Soros’ foundation may be connected with the campaign against a Russian oil tycoon with Jewish roots. Soros, who survived the Holocaust in Hungary and has been a major philanthropist in emerging Eastern European democracies, has publicly supported Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who is in jail for alleged financial wrongdoing at his Yukos oil company.

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