Ukraine: A link to the original, so that the map is included. A PDF without the map will be in the Extemp files after the next update.
India: Total population is in the 1.2-1.4 billion range. The article lists the Muslim population as 170 million. While a minority, do any other countries have a larger Muslim population?
Zimbabwe: A quick course on where they are and how they got there.
North Korea: Adjusting to not being in the country, and adjusting to being there.
Bonus: A negotiator’s thoughts, from NPR. What policy – domestic and foreign – looks like on the ground.