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· June, 2007

Stories about Humanitarian Response from June, 2007

Palestine: Daily Misery

China: Luxurious Buildings and Shanxi Bricks

China: Victims of slave labour

Egypt: Campaign Against Female Genital Mutilation

Serbia, Russia: “What About the Russians?”

Lebanon: Palestinians Want ‘Normal’ Life

Russia: Beslan Evidence

Palestine: Kidnapers Afraid to Release Johnston

Arabeyes: How the Palestinians Defeated Themselves!

What is happening in Palestine? Why have the Palestinians turned against each other? What is fueling the conflict? Who is the victor and who is really being defeated? And what...

Lebanon: Almost Non-Political Questions

What are we eating? Why are our banks flourishing? Who are those clearing cluster bombs? How will Brazil help in recycling Lebanese wastes? Where are some of the children who...

Cambodia: Blogs sharply criticize donor meetings

Hun Sen promised to purge his government of corrupt officials, pleaded for more aid, and was granted his wish, without question, by the international donor community. The decision comes directly...

Palestine: A Classic Case of Divide and Rule?

With so much happening on the ground, this week many of the blogs by Palestinians, and those focused on Palestinian issues, have kept their attention on the ongoing events in...

Iran: Gonu's victims, Palestine's crisis, and a stoning suspended

About two weeks ago, Gonu, a tropical storm, hit Oman and the Sistan and Balouchestan province in Iran. Iranian bloggers report that victims in this impoverished province have not received...

D.R. Congo: Who profits from underdevelopment?

Cannibalism in Qatar

Tamil Blogosphere: Sri Lankan Tamil refugees in India

Back in Nov 2006, Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie was in India and had showered praises on India for giving shelter to displaced people from a number of countries. She also...

Bulgaria, Libya: Tripoli Six Update

Bulgaria, Libya: Tripoli Six Update

Landing at the Iraqi Blogodrome

“To light a candle is much better than cursing the darkness.”So signed off Ausama on his last video for Hometown Baghdad.Today I will concentrate my post on reactions to the...

Myanmar: Leadership Skill Training Workshop

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