RFE/RL In The Media
# The "BBC" quotes
RFE/RL's explainer on the Syrian port of Tartus
# "Foreign Policy" links
to Andy Heil's piece on a successor to Lukashenka in Belarus
# "Global Post" cites
RFE/RL reporting on a petition to free Pussy Riot
International Press Review
# "How Iran Killed its Future
" - Shahrzad Elghanayan, "LA Times"
# Egypt says it will sue "Fars"
over the fake Mursi interview
# Iran says it's ready to help solve
the crisis in Syria
# "The Magnitsky Case
" - Steve Coll, "The New Yorker"
# Russia has promised a "harsh response
" should the Magnitsky Bill go forward
# "Russia in the Islamic World
" - Sergey Markedonov, "National Interest"
# "No More Privatization Scams
" - Boris Kagarlitsky, "Moscow Times"
# Excellent photos of the Russian Army
in the late 1800s
# "The Taliban have not Been Defeated
" - Asad Munir, "Express Tribune"
# Abubakar Siddique on the murder
of Fahimur Rehman
# "The New York Times" on a rape case
in Konduz, Afghanistan
# "Pakistan Collapsing from Within
" - Ahmad & Malik, "CNN"
# The challenges of keeping sources safe
in the digital era
# Gabriella Coleman, the anthropologist
studying hacker culture
# "The Urgency of a Computer Virus Nonproliferation Treaty
" - Pratap Chatterjee, "The Guardian"
# How Anonymous
picks its targets
# "Central Asia: A Rocky Road to Riches
" - Hook & Pilling, "Financial Times"
# Meet Ukraine's elite female body guard
# "The Economist says Armenia is "a prisoner of history"
U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
"The NYT Magazine" on Hillary Clinton's "last tour"
as Secretary of State
# "The Washington Post" on upgrades to the U.S. Embassy