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· October, 2008

Stories about History from October, 2008

U.S.: Ivanov for Obama

Vietnam: Ancient capital as UNESCO heritage site

Haiti, U.S.A.: Death Squad Leader Convicted

Cuba, U.S.A.: Voting on the Embargo

The United Nations General Assembly yesterday approved a resolution condemning the U.S. embargo. For the seventeenth year running, the vote went in favor of the Cuba-sponsored resolution and bloggers -...

Trinidad & Tobago: The Price of Progress

Slovakia: The Most Famous Slovaks

Haiti, D.R.: Rediscovering Atlantis?

Guyana, U.S.A.: Making History?

Afghanistan: Nuristan, in Pictures

We've had enough doom and gloom in Afghanistan for a while, yes? So here's a pretty picture of Aranas village in Waygal district of Nuristan.

Russia, U.S.: McCain and the KGB

Russia: “Admiral” Film Review

Russia: Kaliningrad's Real and “Fake” Estate

Bangladesh: Holiday Literary Supplements

India, Pakistan: Post Colonial English Language Writers

Ukraine: Accident Training in Chernobyl; Virtual Pripyat

Sri Lanka: Debate on Peace and Conflict

Cuba: Ties That Bind?

Bermuda: Speech, Boy!

Serbia: Milan Mladenovic

Bosnia & Herzegovina: “Faceless Child Victim” From Srebrenica

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