Accessibility links

Breaking News

The Rundown - March 1

RFE/RL In The Media
# "MacClean's" notes RFE/RL broadscasting in a piece on Israeli radio to Iran
# "Reuters" quotes Anna Kachkayeva in a piece on Russian media
# "RIA Novosti" on a Russian village suffering from "Orange Plague"
# "Adnkronos" cites RFE/RL's interview with Igran Pancevski

International Press Review

# "The Wall St. Journal" on the Russian state budget
# "To Stuff or Not to Stuff" - Konstantin Sonin, "Moscow Times"
# Stephen Cohen on U.S.-Russia relations

# "The New York Times" reports on the Iranian regime's election tactics (case in point)
# Inside Iran talks to a former IRGC political adviser
# "Iran Spinning Out of Control" - Martin Indyk, 'The New York Times"
# "A New Approach to Tehran" - Amitai Etzioni, "National Interest"
# Who said it: Iran's Supreme Leader or Rick Santorum?

# "Newsline" reports on dangers to journalists in Pakistan
# "Above the Law" - Anatol Lieven, "Foreign Policy"
# Pakistan and India will expand trade

# "Fantasy and Reality in Afghanistan" - Fareed Zakaria, "The Washington Post"
# "Reuters" reports from the village of an accused killer

Of Interest
# Jay Ulfelder on authoritarian regimes and opposition to them
# "Inside Power, Inc." - David Rothkopf, "Foreign Policy"
# Thomas Gideon and James Losey on Google's new privacy policy
# "GigaOm" on Twitter and breaking news