RFE/RL In The Media
# "Columbia Journalism Review" updates on Khadija Ismayilova's case
on "AJ Stream")
# "Foreign Policy" links
to RFE/RL reporting on a new language bill in Ukraine
# "The Jerusalem Post
," Think Progress
, and the "LA Times
" cite Golnaz Esfandiari's reporting on a public opinion poll in Iran
International Press Review
# The global economy is having a bigger effect
on oil prices than Iran
# "Oil Sanctions Against Iran Will Not Be Enough
" - Michael Singh, "The Washington Post"
# "Iran Has No Right to Enrich Unranium
" - Makovsky & Misztal, "The Wall St. Journal"
# "Why This Obsession With Iran?
" - Pat Buchanan, "The American Conservative"
# A former CIA spy
in Iran is advising the U.S. government on its Iran policy
# The official death toll
from flooding in now more than 170
# "Why Russia Locks Up So Many Entrepreneurs
" - Rebecca Kesby, "BBC"
# "Russia: Eyes on the Prize
" - Catherine Belton, "Financial Times"
# "Ksenia Sobchak, the Stiletto in Putin's Side
" - Andrew Meier, "The New York Times Magazine"
# Afghanistan was promised $16 billion
in international aid
# A woman was publicly executed
for adultery by the Taliban
# Local media in Afghanistan
is struggling with financing
# AAN: The Tokyo Conference
and the Decade of Déjà Vu
# "The Next Afghan War
" - Robert Haddick, "Foreign Policy"
# "Is Lashkar-e-Taiba Turning Against Pakistan?
" - Rajeev Sharma, "The Diplomat"
# How Pakistan shunned
its only Nobel laureate
# "Pakistan: The Politicisation of Death
" - Myra MacDonald, "Reuters"
# "Fears Grow for Democracy in Romania
" - Neil Buckley, "Financial Times"
# Photos from Independence Day
# "Julian Assange: The Movie
" - Erica Orden, "The Wall St. Journal"
U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# "The Drone Zone
" - Mark Mazzetti, "The New York Times Magazine"
# The "PBS Newshour" analysis of Brooks & Dionne