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· April, 2006

Stories about Human Rights from April, 2006

Rep. of Congo: Activists Free At Last

Iran: Refugee Seekers in Church!

Iran: Blogger Remains in Jail!

Belarus: Support for Jailed Opposition Leaders

Minsk, March 2006 – by anonymous: “One young woman was arrested while standing outside an internet cafe near October Square on Monday, as the tent camp was formed. She was...

China: Blogger still held

Russia: Protes in Ufa Ignored by Media

Saudi Arabia: No chance for woman's rights

Pulse of the Saudi Blogosphere

Football and ice hockey, hijab and fatwas, bloggers meetups, and much much more from the Saudi blogosphere this week. Let's go… Starting with Swalfy, who did not seem so surprised...

Trinidad & Tobago: Press statement on aluminum smelter

Landing at the Iraqi Blogodrome

Iraqi bloggers pose something of puzzle for the mainstream media. The quality of the writing is good and bloggers sometimes have better news than their own reporters. But how do...

Nicaragua, Costa Rica: Immigrant Rights

48 Missing Detainees Wrongly Identified

“Courtyard 29” is a communal grave place, located in the General Cemetery (ES) of the capital, Santiago. In 1991, 124 missing detainees from the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship, were found and...

Belarus: Milinkevich Arrested and Sentenced

Cuba: Female dissident beaten

Belarus: Photos From Charnobylski Shlyakh

Belarus: Charnobylski Shlyakh Arrests

Russia: Kateryna Chumachenko's 1983 Letter

Nepal: Treading cautiously on democratic grounds

After almost three weeks of protest, King Gyanendra of Nepal has agreed to restore parliament. The King had dissolved the lower house of the Parliament in 2002 because the then...

Nepal Revolution: Victory

The king has accepted the seven party alliance's roadmap.

Russia: Svetlana Bakhmina's Sentence A “Replay” of the 1930s

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