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· July, 2006

Stories about Human Rights from July, 2006

31 July 2006

DRC: Post-Election Roundup

“A Peaceful Election” Congolese at the polls. Photo by Federico, courtesy of Extra Extra. By and large, the voting has ended in the DRC, according to The Salon: With the...

Nigeria: Scotland Yard

Zimbabwe: Morgan Tsvangirai speech

Kenya: Mourning a father

China: reticence: would-be lesbians, corporate executives and urban journalists

Ever wonder why there was no male version of 2004's smash television phenomenon Super Girl? While a lesbian conspiracy might have made for better Communist Party PR positioning than news...

Serbia: Talks of War

Russia: “Mystery Illness” in Chechnya

This Week In Palestinian Blogs: World On Fire

While the flames of war engulf Lebanon, Gaza is still under attack. Many of the victims have been Palestinian children, some barely a year old; and as their families prepare...

Iran: Batebi was arrested

28 July 2006

Russia: Andrei Sychyov's Case

Russia: Chavez in Russia

Russia: Kaliningrad Travel Restrictions

Russia, Ukraine: Stories About Words

Below is the translation of three stories about words: in the first one, they are being banned; in the second, they offend; in the third, there aren't enough of them....

Nepal: Another Round Of Talks

The seven party alliance in power and the Maoists are gearing for yet another round of peace talks. Their last round that resulted in an eight point agreement came under...

Iran: Stop Stoning

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