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· February, 2009

Stories about International Relations from February, 2009

19 February 2009

Caribbean, USA: Where in the World is Allen Stanford?

It's one thing for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to lay fraud charges against Texas billionaire-cum-Caribbean cricket magnate Allen Stanford - but first, authorities have to find him. As...

Georgia: Eurovision Controversy

Following its recent war with Russia, Georgia had initially planned to boycott this year's Eurovision Song Contest to be staged in Moscow, but later changed its mind. However, if reversing...

Guatemala: President Colom Apologizes for the Bay of Pigs

In preparation for the Bay of Pigs invasion of 1961, the government of Guatemala allowed the CIA to train Cuban exiles on their soil for the operation. Even though the...

Honduras: Zelaya's Drive Around San Pedro Sula

Ukraine: Obama's and NATO Membership

Slovenia: Croatia's NATO Entry

Kosovo: First Anniversary of Independence

18 February 2009

Pakistan: Drones Are From Here

Canada: Rally Threatens Jewish Students at York University

Palestine: From Gaza to Puerto Rico

Caribbean, USA: Stanford Charged with Fraud

Fresh on the heels of the latest regional financial meltdown comes another: news that U.S. billionaire Allen Stanford has been slapped with charges for investment fraud - more than 8...

Puerto Rico: Declining Economy

Caribbean: Economic Effects

Jamaica, Spain: Considering the Environment

Egypt: Bloggers Take on the “Sons of Zion”

The bombs on Gaza may have stopped falling, but a fierce cyber battle continues, with bloggers on both sides of the fence mobilising their troops to 'obliterate' the presence of...

Kazakhstan: Grand External Debt

Tajikistan: Water, dams, and Central Asia.

Russia: Valentine's Day Politics

Former Soviet Union: The Legacy of Afghanistan

Russia, EU: “Policy-Media Interaction” and Blogging

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