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· January, 2007

Stories about Politics from January, 2007

31 January 2007

Madagascar: Ministers in the New Government

CAFTA and WiMax in Costa Rica

Three articles stand out this week: The first describes events that are a glimpse of what we will see once the CAFTA discussions begin, the second denounces the newspapers for...

Cuba: Fidel's video

Trinidad & Tobago: A nation unravels

Iraq: Another Terrifying Day

Bolivia: Advice From and For Morales

Russia: Amber

Russia: Conversation With Litvinenko's Widow, Part 10

Poland: Politics

Poland: Sex Scandal and Cronyism

Poland: PM With a Broken Arm

Poland: Anti-Missile System

Poland: The Soviets’ Nuclear Arsenal

Egypt: New head for Kifaya Movement

Bahrain Jails Political Activists

Bolivian Bloggers Give Their Verdict

This time last year, Bolivia and the rest of the world was buzzing about the inauguration of President Evo Morales and the novelty of it all. With approval ratings at...

Kurdistance: The Kirkuk Referendum

While the Kirkuk Referendum isn't expected to take place until December 2007, it is creating waves within Kurdistan, Iraq and their neighbors. Why the flurry of activity now? The Iraq...

Iranian Bloggers Talk About Their Prison Experience

Many people for political reasons have been sent to prison in Iran. A few of those former prisoners shared their stories in books, through painting or in their blogs. Some...

Uzbekistan: Handling Succession

Tanzania: snoozing thinkers