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· December, 2007

Stories about Governance from December, 2007

Arabeyes: Sad for Bhutto

News of the murder of former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was received with shock across the Middle East. Bloggers reacted in awe, shock, anger and submission to the hopelessness...

Is Kenya turning into a police state?

How would you describe the political situation in Kenya? White African uses three words to describe millions of Kenyan voters following the announcement that the Mwai Kibaki has won by...

Serbia: “Manufactured Guilt”

Poland: Bhutto's Tractor Scam

Ukraine: Tymoshenko's Budget

Israel: Journalists Face Possible Jail Time for Visits to Enemy States

Three Israeli journalists who visited Lebanon and Syria are facing possible jail time for visiting nations that the government terms “enemy states.” Lisa Goldman, Ron Ben-Yishai, and Tsur Shezaf have...

Iran:Extremist forces and the assassination of Bhutto

Slovenia: Dimitrij Rupel

The Balkans: B92 and Milošević

Ukraine: House on Anthrax

Iran:Islamist students want action against corruption

West Africa: The four Cameroonian historical myths

Today, we are taking a tour of the West African blogosphere. Bloggers from Burkina Faso, Cameroon, and Nigeria are discussing children's books, historical myths, the military and politics.

Japan: Three easy steps to a regulated Internet

Barbados: Campaign Financing

Iran:”A Weak Government”

Slovenia: Janez Drnovšek's Legacy

Poland: Ecology, Coal Mines, Iraq

The Baltics: “Borderlands (V)”

Latvia, Estonia: Valka and Valga

Belarus, Russia: $1.5-Billion Loan

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