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· June, 2010

Stories about War & Conflict from June, 2010

Egypt: Unrest in North Sinai

Lebanon: Facebook Group in Support of Gaza-bound Maryam

Bahrain: What Happened to the Mubtakar Terrorists?

Armenia-Azerbaijan: More Conflict Voices

As mentioned in previous posts on Global Voices, new and social media is increasingly playing a role in facilitating communication between Armenians and Azerbaijanis online. Locked into a bitter conflict...

China and Korea: National sentiment controlled by rumors

Rwanda: Update on Semadwinga's murder

Rwanda: Worrying signs in Kigali

Guinea-Bissau: Are Armed Forces linked to Narcotraffic?

D.R. of Congo: The Murder of Human Rights Activist Floribert Chebeya

Floribert Chebeya, the leader of a human rights organization in D.R. of Congo, was found dead on June 2 under suspicious circumstances. Protests against his murder and other killings and...

Afghanistan: Parliamentary elections in the unstable country

Somalia: Death to anyone who watches the World Cup

Australians Challenge Afghanistan War Commitment

Even before Barack Obama sacked General McCrystal, Australia bloggers were questioning the commitment of troops to the Afghanistan war. This has intensified with the deaths of five soldiers in the...

Sri Lanka: Targeting Buddha Bar

Taiwan: “When the Excavators Came to the Rice Fields”

Now occupying only 1.8% of total GDP in Taiwan, no one can deny that local agriculture has lost its once highly-respected status and is almost dying under many political decisions...

Colombia: Rethinking the War on Drugs

Central African Republic: Central African Voices on Peace

Japan: Okinawa Memorial Day

India, Pakistan: On Friendship Between Two Countries

Guadeloupe: Our first soldier killed in Afghanistan

India: The Battle Of The Have-nots

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