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The Rundown -- February 5

RFE/RL in the Media
# Huffington Post cites RFE/RL foreign fighters data
# Christian Science Monitor cites Tom Balmforth's reporting on Russian dash-cams
# Putin gets suburban trains running again with six words that say a lot about how Russia works
# Russians hurting but still 70 percent say they think Moscow should continue with current policies
# Orban says main foreign policy goal is strong ties with Russia and Germany
# "Welcome to the Most Corrupt Nation in Europe" - Oliver Bullough, Guardian
# Medics and morgues can't keep up with the Ukraine casualties
# Strelkov says Putin has made himself "hostage" to the war in Ukraine
# Crowd-funding the war in Ukraine from Manhattan
# IS reportedly doing almost unbelievably awful things to children
# Jordanians call for IS blood
# FoxNews embeds entire IS Jordanian pilot video
# How Baghdad may be inadvertently funding IS through civil servant pay
# Rohani tries to get Iranians to pay their taxes
# Iran's charge d'affaires in Buenos Aires speaks to Daily Beast about Nisman death
# At Washington Times "forum," Azerbaijan official warns U.S. of losing influence in Caucasus
Central Asia
# Uzbekistan wins award for "socially responsible tourism"
# The Woman who sold her baby for $435 to buy firewood
# Pakistan plunges into fuel crisis
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