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# "America Must Give the South to the Taliban
" - Robert Blackwill, "Financial Times"
# "Afghanistan, Not Karzai, Needs Aid
" - Editorial, "The National"
# "The Wall Street Journal" reports on General Petraeus's strategy reviewPakistan
# "Does the News Even Matter Anymore?
" - Khurram Husain, "Express Tribune"
# "Another India-Pak Impasse
" - Sumit Ganguly, "The Diplomat"Iran
# Iran claims Shahram Amiri was spying in the U.S.
# Barry Rubin doesn't think Iran should be attacked
# "Iran's Swedish Protector
" - Mats Tunehag, "The Wall Street Journal"
# Book Review: "Letters To My Torturer
# "Turning Russia into a Nuclear Dump
" - Vladimir Kara-Murza, "World Affairs Journal"
# "All Together Now: Missile Defense
" - Sam Nunn, et al, "The New York Times"
# "The Next Iraq Deadline
" - Editorial, "The New York Times"U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# "Every Soldier A Hero? Hardly
" - William J. Astore, "LA Times"
# John D. Bennett has been named head of the CIA's clandestine service
# Timothy Garton Ash bemoans hyper-partisanship
in U.S. politics
# The inspector general for Afghan reconstruction is on the hot seat