Tuesday's global agenda: Israeli elections hold key to Obama's second term

In other news:

Algeria defends tough response to hostage crisis. [The New York Times]

U.S.-backed troops from Uganda killed one of Joseph Kony's top generals in the jungles of the Central African Republic. [The Wall Street Journal]

Weapons looted after the U.S.-backed intervention in Libya were confirmed to have been used in the attack in Algeria. [The Wall Street Journal]

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