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· April, 2007

Stories about War & Conflict from April, 2007

30 April 2007

Sri Lanka: Cricket and LTTE

Iraq: The Sound of Bombs

Lebanon: Art, Water and Tensions

This week was marred by the kidnapping and killing of two Lebanese youth, bringing back memories from the dark years of the Lebanese civil war. This was the topic updated...

Serbia: Blogosphere Reacts to Protect Press Freedom

Two hand grenades were placed on a window sill of Serbian journalist Dejan Anastasijevic's apartment on Saturday, April 15. The explosions caused material damage but no injuries. There were numerous...

28 April 2007

Iraq: Why are the Democrats Doing This?

Iraq: The Wall of Segregation

Israel: Controversarial Articles

Colombia: Paramilitary Scandal, Crimes, and Media ‘Coincidences’

Colombian bloggers react to a special section in the El Tiempo newspaper devoted to gruesome accounts of human rights abuse at the hands of paramilitary forces. [ Warning: The article...

27 April 2007

Moldova: Coverage of Transdniestria

Estonia: “A Russian Rebellion”

As Tallinn seems to have entered the second night of rioting over the removal of a Soviet war memorial, here's a blogger's recap (with photos, RUS, by LJ user mrprophet)...

“What Kind of Lebanon Do We Want?”

Sri Lanka: LTTE and the Government

Papua New Guinea: Remembering The Veterans

Japan: Thoughts on the Abe “apology”

Japan: Reflections on postwar “Child's Play”

Iraq: Satirical Stats

Somalia: Mogadishu Tech Massacre

Kurdistance: A Week Like Any Other

The news coming out of the Kurdish blogs this week is as varied as the landscape of Kurdistan itself. From predictions on Syrian Kurd alliances with Israel, to censorship in...