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· May, 2008

Stories about War & Conflict from May, 2008

31 May 2008

Russia: Medvedev and 1999 Apartment Bombings

On the return of the victims of xenophobia

Lebanon: Palestinian Children's Exhibition

Syria: Golan Cherries for Export

Lebanon: The Doha Agreement

Lebanese political leaders who met in Doha under the patronage of the Emir of Qatar Shaikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani reached an agreement last week. The full text of...

30 May 2008

Colombia: FARC Leader “Sureshot” is Confirmed Dead

After countless false claims of the death of the FARC's top leader Manuel Marulanda Vélez aka "Sureshot," the Colombian government confirmed that he passed away in March of natural causes....

Bomb blast in southern Philippines

Haiti: In memory of a murdered teenager

28 May 2008

Pakistan, India: Music in Kashmir

India, Pakistan: Music and Conflict

Georgia: Iraq Deployment

Afghanistan: View from a grain of sand

Colombia: FARC Laptops Reveal Ties to Politicians and Foreign Governments

The laptops found in the FARC guerrilla camps were sent to Interpol for independent analysis. The findings, which were leaked to the press, reveal some disturbing ties to foreign governments...

27 May 2008

Lebanon: An Eyewitness Report

Lebanese journalist and blogger Lelia Mezher was one of several Lebanese bloggers who worked round the clock to keep the world informed about the crisis which rocked her country when...

Sri Lanka: Bomb for a Bomb

South Africa: Who is to blame for xenophobia?

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