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# James Kirchick writes about public opinion polling abroad
for "World Affairs Journal"
# The Project on Middle East Democracy links to Abbas Djavadi's piece on Iranian politics
# CPJ cites RFE/RL Russian Service reporting on the disappearance of Vasyl Klymentyev
International Press ReviewPakistan
# "Pakistan Needs Our Help, Now
" - Ban Ki-Moon, "International Herald Tribune"
# The "Chistian Science Monitor" reports on a lack of donations
# "A Lifetime, Washed Away
" - Daniyal Mueenuddin, "The New York Times"
# "Pakistan's Epic Flood
" - Editorial, "The Wall Street Journal"Afghanistan
# "Danger Room (Wired)" interviews David Petraeus
# "The National" reports on sectarian riots in Afghanistan
# The in-flight magazine for an Afghan startup airline
pulls no punchesIraq
The last U.S. combat brigade has left Iraq
# James Jeffrey, the new U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, has arrived in BaghdadRussia
# "The Republic of Spies
" - Anna Nemtsova, "Newsweek"
# Russia is trying to improve its business ties
# "Why Russia Matters
" - Rojansky & Collins, "Foreign Policy"
# Fyodor Lukyanov on the prospects of Visa-free travel to the EU
# "A Burning Wake-up Call
" - Boris Kagarlitsky, "Moscow Times"Iran
# "Tehran Calling
" - Michael Saba, "Paste Magazine"
# Christian Caryl does not think Israel will be bombing Iran
any time soonU.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# 8 American Imams travel to Poland to visit concentration camps
# Fareed Zakaria is leaving "Newsweek"
and moving to "Time"
# David Ignatius discusses Barack Obama's diplomacy
# The Pentagon and Wikileaks don't agree on what they haven't agreed uponFrom the Blogs
# Gary Milhollin calls a potential Israeli strike on Iran "futile"
# David Hoffman on the fate of Russian scientists
# Jum Glassman's "Ideas in Action" will air Sundays
in the Washington, D.C. metro area