--- a/Misc/NEWS
+++ b/Misc/NEWS
@@ -154,6 +154,10 @@
   not both of them.  (SF patch #695090 from Bernhard Herzog)
 
 - New csv package makes it easy to read/write CSV files.
+
+- Module shlex has been extended to allow posix-like shell parsings,
+  including a split() function for easy spliting of quoted strings and
+  commands. An iterator interface was also implemented.
 
 Tools/Demos
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