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# CPJ cites RFE reporting
on Armenia's barring of a Finnish documentary film team
# The "Moscow Times" cites RFE reporting on changes to Russia's criminal code
# "UPI" cites RFE reporting
on protests in AzerbaijanInternational Press ReviewMiddle East
# Libyan rebels say the West has failed them
# Egypt disbands its secret police
and sets up another one
# Turkey's Foreign Minister on revolution in the Middle East
# "Al Jazeera" faces some criticism
over its coverage of Bahrain
# "Arabs Love The Pax Americana
" - Editorial, "The Wall Street Journal"
# "A Regional Strategy For Democracy
" - Zalmay Khalilzad, "The Washington Post"
# "Beating Back The Taliban
" - Seth Jones, "Foreign Policy"
# "The New York Times" reports on indentured servitude in Afghanistan
# "Nation Building On Crack
" - Ted Galen Carpenter, "National Interest"Pakistan
# "Pakistan's Image Problem
" - Hasan Zaidi, "Dawn"
# "How Many More Assassinations?
" - Ayesha Ijaz Khan, "Express Tribune"Russia
# Yulia Latynina on the possibility of revolution in Russia
# "The Islamic Republic Of Chechnya
" - Tom Partiff, "Froeign Policy"
# Miriam Elder reports on recent corruption claims
against Vladimir Putin
# A Moscow think tank offers Dmitry Medvedev a re-election platformIran
# Two American hikers will be back in court on May 11
# If you plan to travel to Iran, don't commit espionageIraq
# "Breaking Up With Iraq
" - Whitney Terrell, "Slate"
# Nuri al-Maliki has given his government 100 days to address protester demandsOf Interest
# "Standing Up To Dictators
" - Vladislav Inozemtsev, "Moscow Times"U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# General David Petraeus testifies
before congress on Afghanistan [watch the hearing
# Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visits Egypt
where youth groups refused to meet her