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The Rundown - November 21

RFE/RL In The Media
# "The Daily Mail," "Digital Journal," and "" cite RFE/RL reporting on some brutal honesty from a Russian beauty queen
# Read RFE/RL in "The Atlantic" on U.S.-Russia relations and major players in the Israel-Palestine conflict
# A Freeddom House piece on IGF 2012 mentions RFE/RL's Khadija Ismayilova

International Press Review

# "Tehran Bureau" on why and how Iran jams variouos signals
# How much would a war with Iran cost?
# Ericsson has a long-term deal with Iranian telecoms firms

# "How Putin Is Turning Russia Into One Big Enron" - Anders Aslund, "Moscow Times"
# Miriam Elder on bad blood in Pussy Riot
# Russia has a new stealth jet
# The FBI has released its files on Stalin's daughter

# Afghanistan is looking for a foreign buyer for Kabul Bank
# The Afghan Analysts Network goes long on Ismail Khan's militia
# "There is Hope Yet for Afghanistan" - Karl Eikenberry, "Financial Times"

RFE/RL Broadcast Region
# "The IMU: Down but not Out" - Christopher Anzalone, "Foreign Policy"
# New tensions between Baghdad and Iraq's Kurdish north
# Just how close are Azerbaijan and Israel?

# Gaza, in pictures
# How Iron Dome works
# A good roundup of pieces on the IDF's social media operation

# A better way to search specific Twitter feeds
# This is hardly the age of "disruption"
# Searching for images might -- just might -- get better

U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# Email may become even less private