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# "Medium Isn't the Message
" - Jeff Jacoby, "Boston Globe"
# Michael Totten interviews James Kirchick
# CPJ on the beating of a Russian newspaper editorInternational Press ReviewIran
# Iran's opposition will protest
on June 12th, the anniversary of last year's election
# A dispatch from the Iran-Iraq border
# Mahmoud Ahmadinejad may be at the U.N. in New York next weekPakistan
# Ron Moreau wonders why Pakistan keeps releasing Taliban officials
# "U.S. Must Wise up on Pakistan Aid
" - Rajeev Sharma, "The Diplomat"
# "Who is Behind the Hazara Unrest
?" - Mosharraf Zaidi, "News International"
# India suspects one of its diplomats
is spying for PakistanAfghanistan
# "Afghanistan - The New Skiing Destination
" - Jon Boone, "The Guardian"
# A British citizen has been sentenced in Afghanistan for briberyRussia
# "Russia's Rethink
" - Editorial, "Financial Times"
# "Vedomosti" has sued the speaker
of the State Duma
# Russia will try to join the WTOIraq
# "U.S. Has Unfinished Business in Iraq
" - Simon Tisdall, "The Guardian"
# "The New York Times" on the Iraq withdrawl timelineKyrgyzstan
# "A New Chance to Build Kyrgyz Democracy
" - Anders Aslund, "Moscow Times"
# Kyrgyzstan's interim government charges Bakiyev with "mass killing"Of Interest
# "U.K. Foreign Policy: Shrunken Ambitions
" - Phillip Stevens, "Financial Times"U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# "Help From Our Friends
" - Gulnara Karimova, "National Interest"
# Congress will hold a meeting on Iran sanctions
# Noah Shachtman on the greening of the U.S. Army
for "Foreign Policy"
# Al Kamen's "In the Loop