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The Rundown -- April 29

RFE/RL in the Media
# RFE/RL Ukrainian Service's "fox sandwich" video everywhere
# New York Times and France 24 use RFE/RL Afghanistan video of Farkhuda murder reenactment
# Diplomat cites RFE/RL's Tajik Service's interview on beard-shaving order
# Brian Whitmore talks Russian on Czech TV
# Large forest fire spreads near Chernobyl
# Ukraine says grad rocket attacks have resumed in the east
# Is controversial anti-communist legislation being used as a smokescreen?
# Poroshenko's confectionary seized in Russia
# Russians seethe over Western snub of war anniversary parade
# Putin says Russia over worst of economic downturn
# Russian bikers say they'll try other routes after Polish ban
# Problems delay docking of Russian cargo ship at space station
# "48 Hours as a Kremlin Whore" - Mark Galeotti, Russia
Middle East
# In surprise shakeup Saudi King Salman changes line of succession
# I.S.-flagged ship intercepted by Iranian patrol (no Americans on board)
# American prisoner in Iran reportedly taunted after Obama's White House Correspondents' dinner speech
# Video: a rare execution pardon in Iran
# Massive landslide in Afghanistan's northeast
# Poor U.S. coordination puts $488 million at risk in Afghanistan
# Can a pink rickshaw help fight sexual harassment in Pakistan?
# The seminar in Balochistan that may have gotten Sabeen Mahmud murdered
Central Asia
# Salon columnist says Kazakhstan elections are to be admired; Jonathan Chait disagrees
# Falling oil price may make paying for the European Games more difficult than Azerbaijan had hoped
Of Interest
# WSJ's 40-person video team makes 40 videos a day