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· January, 2009

Stories about Media & Journalism from January, 2009

28 January 2009

Armenia-Azerbaijan: Young Bloggers Bridge Geopolitical Divides

Nearly 15 years after a ceasefire agreement put the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed territory of Nagorno Karabakh on hold, a lasting peace remains elusive and few...

Guyana: Going High-Tech

Barbados: Journalists Concerned

Fiji: Bloggers discuss newspaper publisher's deportation

Fiji’s government deported Fiji Times publisher Monday, January 26, a few days after the newspaper was found guilty of contempt of court and fined nearly $55,000 for printing a “scandalous”...

Russia: “Economic Shock Therapy”

Russia: “Izbrannoe” Stops Publication; Gryzlov's Crisis Denial

Poland: Racism, Bad Roads and Euro 2012

27 January 2009

Brazil: Extradition refusal threatens relations with Italy

The Brazilian government calls Cesare Battisti a political activist. For the Italian government, the writer is a convicted terrorist. The controversial decision of the Brazilian government to guarantee political refugee...

Reporting the University of Philippines Student Referendum

Trinidad & Tobago: Big and Bad?

Barbados: Help Needed

Ukraine: “Gas Humor”

Russia, Ukraine: “Gas War IV”

Russia: New Journal on Siberia

Russia: More on Markelov and Baburova

Russia: “Creeping Police State or Looming Anarchy”

Russia: Anastasia Baburova's Blog

Poland: Obama, BBC and ‘CIA Prison’

Russia, Ukraine: “Far From Over”