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24 August 2009 13:40

  • Indonesia: an assessment of 'one of the most ambitious decentralization programs of modern times'.
  • Global infant mortality has halved since 1960. More good news here. (H/t Sullivan.)
  • Asia Security Initiative is sceptical about a report (which I, among many others, have cited) of extremist attacks on Pakistan's nuclear infrastructure.
  • An Indian naval and Sigint presence in the Maldives? (H/t Nosint.)
  • Have the world's evil dictators found a health tonic? First Kim Jong Il starts to look less cadaverous, and now Castro is a picture of health. Oh well, we've still got this guy: 

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