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Protests Across The Arab World
# Police in Bahrain cleared protesters overnight
, killing at least two
# Activists in Libya are attempting to organize protests today
# The "BBC" has an interactive map
of the protests
# "Don’t Party Like It’s 1989
" - Leon Hadar, "American Conservative"Iran
# The Iranian regime has called for a day of protests against the opposition movement
# "U.S. Must Empower The Green Movement
" - Ray Takeyh, "The Washington Post"
# "Stuxnet Was About What Happened Next
" - Michael Schrage, "Financial Times"
# A U.S. intelligence estimate says Iran's regime is divided
over the nuclear issueRussia
# "Neo-Feudalism Explained
" - Vladislav L. Inozemtsev, "American Interest"
# "When Fewer Nuclear Arms Means More Security
" - Yevgeny Bazhanov, "Moscow Times"
# "Why the Kremlin Can’t Fight Terrorism
" - Amy Knight, "NY Review Of Books"
# Muslim women in Russia face scrutiny over the headdressPakistan
# "Pakistan’s Mubarak Moment
" - Shahid Javed Burki, "Project Syndicate"
# "Raymond Davis Case: Bitter Truths
" - Raza Rumi, "Express Tribune"
# U.S. Senator John Kerry is in PakistanIraq
# Protestors in Iraq
burned some state buildings
# Colin Powell wonders why the CIA didn't warn him
about "Curveball's" unreliabilityOf Interest
# "Revolution U
" - Tina Rosenberg, "Foreign Policy"
# "Crackdown In Belarus
" - Editorial, "The Washington Post"
# Eben Moglen
has invented a low-cost "freedom box" for web circumvention
# U.S. authorities broke up a large Armenian gang ringU.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# "The Wall Street Journal" reports on America's Internet freedom strategy
# "The New York Times" on the writings of Gene Sharp
# "The Daily Beast" reports on the U.S. drone program
# Al Kamen's "In The Loop