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# RFE's Luke Allnutt on how tech companies can ensure human rightsInternational Press ReviewMiddle East
# A summary of yesterday's events
across the region
# "My Vision For Egypt's Next Phase
" - Mohamed El Baradei, "Financial Times"
# "Too Little, Not Yet Too Late
" - Tom Malinowski, "Foreign Policy"
# "Teaching Rebels
" - Filipe Campante & Davin Chor, "The New York Times"
# John Vidal on the looming water crisis
in the Middle East
# The U.S. says Raymond Davis
has diplomatic immunity
# 51% of Pakistanis lack access
to basic education and health servicesAfghanistan
# The Taliban say they control Zharay District
# Joshua Foust reviews "The Battle For Marjah
# "Russia’s Black Swan
" - Julia Ioffe, "The New Yorker"
# Rumors abound that Patriarch Kirill will have a very opulent new home
# "Kudrin's Bold Appeal For Honest Elections
" - Konstantin Sonin, "Moscow Times"
# Russia's WTO bid
is not yet a sealed dealIran
# "Iran's Repressive Regime Can't Last
" - Meir Javendafar, "The Guardian"
# "The Washington Post" reports on Iranian hackers
taking down a VOA siteOf Interest
# "The Mubarak Of Georgia
" - Tsotne Bakuria, "National Interest"
# Steve LeVine on oil prices
in the wake of unrest in the Middle East
# "Global Post" reports on solar storms
that could cost billions in damageU.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# "Politico" on the possibilities of a government shutdown
# "Obama's Moment In The Middle East
" - William Kristol, "The Washington Post"
# "The Right's Hypocrisy On Freedom
" - Peter Beinart, "The Daily Beast"
# Al Kamen's "In The Loop