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# "Militants Thrive On Pakistan's Military Failures
" - Daud Khattak, "Foreign Policy"
# "The Lede (NYT)" cites Golnaz Esfandiari's reporting on an Iranian blogger
# "RIA Novosti" quotes and RFE interview with a St. Petersburg architectInternational Press ReviewIran
# Mahmoud Ahmadinejad sat down with journalists
at the UN General Assembly
# "Questions For Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
" - Karim Sadjadpour, "The Wall Street Journal"
# "When Two Ayatollahs Kiss
" - Meir Javendafar, "The Diplomat"Afghanistan
# "Newsweek" has a 4-part video series from Marjeh
# A reporter in Afghanistan is arrested for talking to the Taliban
# "The New York Times" reports on the perils of movie-making
# The U.S. military may keep control of the jail at Bagram Air Force BasePakistan
# "The Hypocritical Media
" - George Fulton, "Express Tribune"
# "Kashmir Is A Global Threat
" - Nazir Ahmed, "The Guardian"Russia
# "Why Russia Needs A Strong NATO
" - Yevgeny Bazhanov, "Moscow Times"
# Loggers have sued the Khimki Forest DefendersUkraine
# "Kiev's Backsliding On Democracy
" - Editorial, "Financial Times"
# "Europe Should Pay More Attention To Ukraine
" - Grigory Nemyria, "Moscow Times"Of Interest
# "Democracy Still Matters
" - Roger Cohen, "The New York Times"
# "Roadblocks On The Information Highway
" - David Drummond, "International Herald Tribune"
# "The Washington Post" interviews Turkish President Abdullah Gul
# The "Christian Science Monitor" reports on the Stuxnet computer virus
# "The Economist" on the success of the iPadU.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# Matthew Bryza has been approved
by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee#
Stephen Walt on the U.S.-Saudi Arabia arms deal
# Raghuram Rajan contra Paul Krugman
on the financial crisisFrom The Blogs
# Steve LeVine on Obama's meetings with Roza Otunbaeva and Ilham Aliyev
# "Babbage (The Economist)" on Google in Germany