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Must Reads: Syrian rebels, Libyan militias, a sex workers' bank

March 10, 2012 | 11:05 am


From a bank for sex workers to the fate of Americans deemed terrorists, here are the five stories you shouldn't miss from this week in global news:

Syrian rebels in Idlib bide their time

Tibetan immolations show no signs of slowing

Libya militias pose threat to precarious stability

President may order killing of American terrorists, Holder says

At India bank, sex workers earn a little interest and self-esteem

-- Emily Alpert in Los Angeles

Photo: Libyan militias from towns throughout the country's west parade through Tripoli, Libya, in February. Credit: Abdel Magid Al Fergany / Associated Press