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· January, 2008

Stories about History from January, 2008

Poland, Scotland: Wojtek the Polish War Hero Bear

Estonia: Fewer Stateless People

Serbia, Albania: Kosovo Rapper

Pakistan: Lahore in 1947

Albania: President Bamir Topi

Russia: Osoaviakhim-1

Trinidad & Tobago: Where's The ‘Mas?

Brunei: Old Brunei Papers

Serbia: Choosing Between Tadic and Nikolic

Sinisa Boljanovic translates two Serbian bloggers whose views are representative of those who support Boris Tadic and closer relationship between Serbia and the EU, and are opposed to Tomislav Nikolic's...

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Against Division

Belarus, Latvia: “Ploshcha”

Serbia: Belgrade's Past

D.R. of Congo: tough questions abound

Tough questions abound in the Democratic Republic of Congo as bloggers discuss, among other issues, the recent peace agreement in eastern Congo.

Yemen: Historical Monuments

Russia: Vladimir Vysotsky

Armenia: Army Day

Bangladesh: Cinema, politics, health, photography and history

Cinema: The Bangladeshi film industry nicknamed Dhallywood used to produce decent films for the Bangladeshi society. But with the competition of superior quality pictures from Hollywood and Bollywood, which conquered...

Indonesia: Must Read Article on Suharto

Vietnam: Cao Dai Temple

UK: Disgrace

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