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· March, 2009

Stories about History from March, 2009

Russia: The Durnovo Memorandum

Cambodia: Evidence at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal

Former Khmer Rouge rebels doubt there will be sufficient evidence to convict the five leaders waiting to stand trial at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal. Because the events occurred 30 years...

Palestine: Land Day

Cambodia: Trial begins for Khmer Rouge leader

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia began the first public hearing of Kaing Guek Eav, known as Duch. During the Khmer Rouge regime, Duch headed the infamous Tuol...

Estonia: Lennart and Arnold Meri

Poland: “Krakow's Lost River”

Hungary: Ferenc Gyurcsány, Part I

Palestine: Commemorating Land Day

March 30 is Land Day, on which Palestinians everywhere, but especially those within Israel, commemorate the day in 1976 when six unarmed Palestinian citizens of Israel were killed by the...

France, Americas, Africa: The “Y'a Bon” Awards

On March 17th 2009, a group called les Indivisibles [Fr] launched the “Y'a Bon Awards”, a dubious honour bestowed upon politicians, journalists, or any public officials who have contributed to...

Palestine: The Changing Face of Jerusalem

Germany: Berlin Wall Murals Destroyed

Ukraine: History of Carpatho-Ukraine

Ukraine: Chernobyl Photos

The Baltics: Deportations of 1941 and 1949

St. Lucia: Waclott Square

Armenia-Turkey: Obama's dilemma

Serbia: “Ten Years of Nothing”

Serbia: More on NATO Bombing

Bangladesh: Independence Day

Indonesia: Traditional Javanese artists

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