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· May, 2011

Stories about Politics from May, 2011

30 May 2011

Vietnam: Ben Tre activists convicted

Russia: “My Perestroika”

Russia: State Duma Whistleblower Intern's Case

Abkhazia: Sergei Bagapsh Dies

Africa, France: Who is Nafissatou Diallo? Victim or Conspirator?

In the debate over the alleged sexual assault by French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn of a Guinean hotel chambermaid in New York, attentions from France to Africa have now shifted to...

Serbia: Mladic Arrest Update

Mexico: Blood Fountains

During the last weekend of May 2011, activists from the movement "Let's stop the bullets, let's paint the fountains" stained the water of a famous statue in Mexico City blood...

China: Detained Rights Lawyer Interrogated About Sex Life

After three months in detention, Chinese lawyer Li Tiantian described on Twitter how her interrogators used intimate details of her personal life to harass her. In the past months, more...

Gambia: On Gambia's First President

France: #frenchrevolution in photos and videos

Tunisia: Deputy Minister Slim Amamou Resigned

Egypt: Letter from Military Prison Cell No. 10

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