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# RFE's John O'Sullivan was interviewed by the "BBC"
# "Global Journalist" profiles RFE's Golnaz EsfandiariInternational Press Review Middle East
# "Spiegel" reports on rebel frustrations
in Benghazi, Libya
# "Out With The Old, In With The Old
" - Blake Houshell, "Foreign Policy"
# "Who Are The Libyan Rebels?
" - Laura Rozen, "Yahoo! News"
# "the New York Times" reports on the new lives of former Middle East diplomats
# "Springtime For Civil War
" - Bruce Reidel, "National Interest"
# "West Goes From Commanders To Cowards
" - Yulia Latynina, "Moscow Times"Afghanistan
# "Settling the Afghan War
" - Lakhdar Brahimi & Thomas Pickering, "The New York Times"
# "The Limits Of 'Afghanization'
" - Thomas Johnson & Matthew Dupee, "Foreign Policy"
# Afghans will take over security operations
in 7 provinces beginning in JulyPakistan
# Pakistan will not take part in upcoming Afghanistan peace talks
# President Zardari again pledges to fight extremismRussia
# "Putin Can't Have It Both Ways On Libya
" - Editorial, "Moscow Times"
# Yekaterina Kuznetsova on the change of heart in the Kremlin
# Golnaz Esfandiari on the continued detention
of Iran's "blog father"Int'l Broadcasting
# "Foreign Policy
" and "The Guardian
" report on the BBC potentially receiving U.S. funds
# "Tear Down The Great Firewall
" - Editorial, "Financial Times"Of Interest
Leonid Kuchma has been named a suspect
in the 2000 killing of Georgy Gongadze
# Belarus has stopped selling foreign currency
# "How China Should Rule The World
" - Martin Wolf, "Financial Times"U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# "Libya And The Democracy Pretext
" - George Friedman, "Stratfor"
# David Rieff compares the wars in Iraq and Libya
# "New Arab World Requires New Public Diplomacy
" - Philip Seib, "Huffington Post"