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RFE/RL In The Media
# The "Moscow Times" reports on RFE/RL Russian Service correspondents having their accreditations confiscated
# "Calling Pakistan's Boycott Bluff" - Daud Khattak, "Foreign Policy"

International Press Review

Russia
# United Russia wins in Russia, but not by expected margins
# A rundown of suspected election-day DDoS attacks

Iran
# The "LA Times" on blasts and assassinations in Iran
# Iran claims to have shot done a U.S. drone

Afghanistan
# "Only ‘Talk’ Can Save Afghanistan" - Ahmed Rashid, "Financial Times"
# "Afghanistan's Struggle Has Wide Resonance" - Vygaudas Usackas, "The Wall St. Journal"

Pakistan
# Steve Inskeep on the nearly-ungovernable Karachi
# President Barack Obama expressed his condolences over the killing of 24 Pakistani soldiers

Iraq
# "Building A Stable Iraq" - Nouri al-Maliki, "Washington Post"

Of Interest
# "Belarus: Europe's Ugly Little Dictatorship" - Paul Wells, "MacLeans"
# "The Revolutionary Shias" - Malise Ruthven, "NY Review of Books"
# Jack Goldstone thiks the BRICS have been replaced by the TIMBIs
# China Radio International turns 70

U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# Some democratic strategists worry about Newt Gingrich
# The "PBS Newshour" analysis of Shields and Brooks
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