Iranian exceptionalism, Uruguayan pot and failing Turkey

Three men take part in a pot legalisation march in Montevideo on May 5, 2012
Image caption Can the Uruguayan government handle its marijuana?

A round-up of commentary on and around the world...

Iran

Iranian exceptionalism and a nuclear deal

Russia

Russia vs. Europe

Ukraine

Western support for Ukraine is all bluster

India

Discrimination forces Muslims to pretend to be Hindus

Spain

Molotov cocktails under the boy's bed

North Korea

Are we ready for North Korea's collapse?

Uruguay

Can the government handle the pot business?

United Arab Emirates

A culture of lying

Finland

The American dream in Scandinavia

Turkey

Is Turkey a failing state?

Canada

Our government is dumb

Brazil

Writers get no respect

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