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# U.S. Congressman Howard Berman is urging Turkmenistan
to stop threats against RFE journalists there
# "Danger Room (Wired)" reports on the BBG-sponsored new media event
on Capitol HillInternational Press ReviewFirst Read
# The man who told the U.S. that Iraq had chemical and biological weapons says he liedIran
# The "PBS Newshour" reports on the state of Iran's Green Movement
# "Egypt, Tunisia ...And Iran
" - Shibley Telhami, "National Interest"
# The Natanz facility recovered quickly
from the Stuxnet attackEgypt & Beyond
# "Egypt's Media Revolution
" - Salah Abdel Maqsoud, "The Guardian"
# How the Egyptian authorities turned off the Internet
# "The Future Of A Democratic Egypt
" - Condoleezza Rice, "The Washington Post"
# Fiona Hill on how China and Russia
see the Egytpian uprisingAfghanistan
# The Afghan Analysts Network looks at the rhetoric of jihad in Afghanistan
# A U.S. grand jury is investigating Hamid Karzai's brother
Mahmood for racketeering
# The Afghan government will take over shelters for abused womenPakistan
# "The Swat Victory, Revisited
" - Morton Abramowitz, "National Interest"
# "Baluchistan: Pakistan's Other War
" - Madiha Sattar, "Foreign Policy"
# "The Politicisation Of Development
" - Marvi Memon, "Express Tribune"
# Senator John Kerry says the U.S. will investigate
the case of Raymond DavisRussia
# "Sword Or Samovar
" - Tom Parfitt, "Foreign Policy"
# "Selling Your Soul For Nothing
" - Yulia Latynina, "Moscow Times"
# Suicide bombers are striking
across the North CaucasusInternational Broadcasting
# VOA will cut shortwave broadcasts
to ChinaOf Interest
# "The Poverty Of Dictatorship
" - Dani Rodrik, "Moscow Times"
# "The Bobby Fischer Defense
" - Garry Kasparov, "NY Review Of Books"
# Alan Dershowitz has joined Julian Assange's legal teamU.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# Full text and video of Hillary Clinton's speech on Internet freedom
# The Pentagon denies reports
of David Petraeus's departure from Afghanistan
# "The New York Times" reports on U.S. reactions to protests in Iran