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March 2009

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Sri Lanka Vows to Finish OffTiger Rebels, End 25-Year War

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By Larry Luxner

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Smithsonian Secretary:'We Don't Want to Be Someone's Attic'

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By John Shaw

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Former State Official ContinuesPrivate Battle Against Slavery

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By Dena Levitz

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Iceland Tries to Dig OutOf Its Financial Freefall

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By Seth McLaughlin

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Envoy Seeks Legitimacy for KosovoOn Its First Year of Independence

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By Larry Luxner

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World Forum Looks to Replenish IdeasAs Era of Abundant Water Dries Up

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By Mark Hilpert

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Global Gas Giants Form Cartel,But Experts Say It Won't Work

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By Larry Luxner

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Alzheimer's Disease:Caring for the Caregiver

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By Gina Shaw

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What the World Wants From Barack Obama

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By Larry Luxner

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Condo Comeback?

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By Dena Levitz

Region Whittles Away At Condominium Glut

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Lull in Luxury

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By Rachel Ray

High-End Friendship Heights Confronts Unfriendly Economy

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Genteel Jungle

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By Michael Coleman

Dutch Cityscapes Paint Urban Picture of Perfection

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Pakistani Political Pros

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By Gail Scott

Envoy's Wife Serves as Parliament Member, President Spokeswoman

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Opening Doors, Again

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By Stephanie M. Kanowitz

Get Passport Stamped a Second Time With Popular Embassy Showcase

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Absorbing Self-Absorption

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By Gary Tischler

Steiner Stares at Humanity with Contemplative Portraits

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Classic Innovation

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By Stephanie M. Kanowitz

Post-Classical Ensemble Puts Concerts into Context

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Man's Best Friend

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By Lisa Troshinsky

Lope de Vega's'Dog' Gets Her Bone and Eats It Too

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Timely Voices

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Middle East Dramas Play Out at DC Jewish Center

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Enduring Club

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After 20 Years, Bombay Still Projects Power Amid Potted Palms

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Turkish Noir

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By Ky N. Nguyen

Moody'Monkeys' Drive Nuri Bilge Ceylan's Tangled Triangle

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Bearing Fruit

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By Ky N. Nguyen

Cherry Blossom' Director Defies Own Expectations With Career Success

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