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The Rundown - March 16

RFE/RL In The Media
# "Global Voices" and Amnesty International wiegh in on the Khadija Ismayilova case (more here)
# A report by "The Huffington Post" on satire mentions "250+"
# Golnaz Esfandiari discussed Iran for "Global Journalist"

International Press Review

# Protest organizers were sentenced in Russia
# "The Next Phase of Russia's Awakening" - Dmitri Trenin
# Nikolaus von Twickel on recent editorial decisions at Russia's TV stations
# "My goal is a financial apocalypse, a destruction of the global financial system"

# Insiders say Iran is unlikely to yield much in nuclear talks
# "Misreading Iran" - Jason Rezaian, "Foreign Policy"

# The Taliban suspended talks with the U.S.
# Pakistan is having trouble finding tech companies to filter its Internet
# "A Historical Understanding of Balochistan" - Ikram Sehgal, "Newsline"

Of Interest
# An Uzbek man was arrested in the U.S. for support of a terrorist group
# More activists in Belarus are not allowed to leave the country
# "Democratic Inequality" - Raghuram Rajan, "Project Syndicate"
# Gadhafi's fall meant the end of the 120-foot-boat-with-a-huge-shark-tank project