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· April, 2007

Stories about Freedom of Speech from April, 2007

30 April 2007

Ukraine: Opposition Rally

Russia: More on Mstislav Rostropovich

Russia: Mstislav Rostropovich

Arabeyes: On Selling a Palestinian Kidney and Changing the Israeli Flag

Do you want to know why a Palestinian wants to sell his kidney, or what had happened to the bicycle of a Lebanese blogger on September 10, 2001? What is...

Serbia: Blogosphere Reacts to Protect Press Freedom

Two hand grenades were placed on a window sill of Serbian journalist Dejan Anastasijevic's apartment on Saturday, April 15. The explosions caused material damage but no injuries. There were numerous...

China: Please, no more rural healthcare propaganda!

China: Prison Break

29 April 2007

Egypt: Worldwide Free Kareem Rallies

Egypt: Sandmonkey Quits Blogging

Kuwait: When Our Only Tourist Attraction is a Shopping Mall

With the summer temperatures soaring, life in Kuwait revolves around air-conditioned shopping malls, reports Abdullatif Al Omar. Follow the arrows to read bloggers' reactions to why else a foreign head...

27 April 2007

Serbia: Ganja March

Estonia: “A Russian Rebellion”

As Tallinn seems to have entered the second night of rioting over the removal of a Soviet war memorial, here's a blogger's recap (with photos, RUS, by LJ user mrprophet)...

Bahrain: Mahmood's Den Fourth Anniversary

Kurdistance: A Week Like Any Other

The news coming out of the Kurdish blogs this week is as varied as the landscape of Kurdistan itself. From predictions on Syrian Kurd alliances with Israel, to censorship in...

Afghanistan: Fourth Estate in the Balance

26 April 2007

Russia: Pieces by Illarionov and Gevorkyan

Russia: Media Freedom

Russia: Kasparov's Foreign Funding

Syrian Independence Day and Elections

Syria celebrated it's independence and Parliamentary elections with a lot of official fanfare, but very little excitement from bloggers as a reported two per cent of the constituents turned up...

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