Links from my del.icio.us account for July 27th through August 6th:
- Mauritania army stages coup; junta takes charge - Yahoo! News - A new coup!
- Inside the Pakistan-Taliban Relationship: Six Questions for Ahmed Rashid, Author of Descent Into Chaos—By Scott Horton (Harper's Magazine) - Great stuff on India-Afghanistan-Pakistan-Taliban rivalries
- The Daily Star - Editorial - The US is colluding in the trampling of democracy in Egypt - "Disappointed" doesn't cut it for the Daily Star
- YouTube - Egypt's Facebook Face Off - Egypt - Completely over-the-top reporting on Egypt, but has some good stuff
- "This Time, It's Different: Global Pressures Have Converged to Forge a New Oil Reality" By Steven Mufson - Long story on rising third world demand and dwindling supply of oil