News & views on RFE/RL's broadcast regionGeneral Stanley McChrystal
# Reactions: "Financial Times
", "The New York Times
", "The Wall Street Journal
", Tom Ricks
, George Will
# David Petraeus's testimony
on Afghanistan before the U.S. Senate last weekAfghanistan
# "Time" reports on continuing struggles in Marjeh
# Thomas Ruttig on U.S. strategy in Afghanistan
for "Foreign Policy"
# "Newsweek" on how the U.S. has been paying warlords
for transport securityPakistan
# "What's on Pakistan TV Talk Shows? Extremists.
" - Issam Ahmed, "Christian Science Monitor"
# "Living and Dying in Pakistan
" - Tazeen Javed, "Express Tribune"Kyrgyzstan
# "Is the West Worried Enough?
" - David Stern, "GlobalPost"
# "Resetting the Great Game, Starting in Bishkek
" - John Lough, "Moscow Times"
# A photo slide show of Kyrgyzstan
from "The New York Times"Russia
# Austrian officials tie Ramzan Kadyrov to a murder in Vienna
# "In Russia, A Climate of Fear is Stifling Innovation
" - Leon Aron, "LA Times"
# The "Christian Science Monitor" editorializes on Dmitry Medvedev's visit to California
# Medvedev Tweets!U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# "America Needs an Afghan Strategy, Not an Alibi
" - Henry Kissinger
# "The Perils of the Media Presidency
" - Daniel Henninger, "The Wall Street Journal"
# Steve LeVine on Dmitry Medevedev's visit to the U.S.