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The Rundown - April 4

RFE In The Media
# Daud Khattak on tribal militias in Pakistan for the "CTC Sentinel"
# RFE's Shaheen Bruneri has been awarded a Pulitzer Center fellowship
# "Global Voices" cites RFE reporting on protests in Azerbaijan
# "MarketWatch" quotes RFE reporting on Russian ministers as corporate board members
# "This Is Justice And Development?" - James Kirchick, "Ha'aretz"
# "RNW" on RFE's archived broadcasts to Poland being made available
# "EurasiaNet" on the detention of an RFE contributor in Turkmenistan

International Press Review

Sunday Talk Shows
# "This Week" discusses Libya with Jim Jones
# Fareed Zakaria talks to Zbigniew Brzezinski and Bernard-Henri Levy
# "Face The Nation" interviews Senator Harry Reid
# The "PBS Newshour" analysis of Michael Gerson and Mark Shields

Middle East
# Two of Col. Gadhafi's sons have a proposal for a new Libyan government
# The U.S. is now seeking the removal of Yemeni President Saleh
# "Iraq's Political Fallout" - Denise Natali, "Foreign Policy"

# "The Wall Street Journal" reconstructs the riot in Mazar-i-Sharif
# "The Dead Of Mazar" - Thomas Ruttig, "Foreign Policy"
# "Spiegel" has produced an "Afghanistan Kill Team" documentary
# "Is The U.S. Ready To Negotiate With The Taliban?" - Joshua Foust, "The Atlantic"

# Pakistan's security services had been warned of attacks at Sufi shrines
# Hajrah Mumtaz on the new book on Gandhi

# "The Most Important Freedom" - William Dobson, "The Washington Post"
# "Ruling Tandem In Trouble" - Yelena Miskova, "Moscow Times"
# "The Deadliest Village In Russia" - Tom Parfitt, "Foreign Policy"
# "A Chechen Strongman's New Toy" - Walter Mayr, "Spiegel"

# "The Larger Game In The Middle East: Iran" - David Sanger, "The New York Times"
# "Remember Iran" - Kishan Manocha, "The Wall Street Journal"

Of Interest
# "The Arab Spring: The Kazakh Case" - Steve LeVine, "Foreign Policy"
# "The Rise Of The Second Internet" - Mathew Ingram, "Gigaom"

U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# "Politico" reports on the budget negotiations
# "The Daily Beast" interviews Terry Jones