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· November, 2010

Stories about War & Conflict from November, 2010

26 November 2010

Korea: Artillery Shots Heard From South Korean Island

Laos and the Convention on Cluster Munitions

The first meeting of state parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions which gathered 101 countries as well as numerous NGOs was held early this month in Laos, which is...

25 November 2010

Armenia-Azerbaijan: Does culture unite or divide?

With a recent survey indicating that the majority of Armenians and Azerbaijanis are against mutual friendship, hopes for peace between the two neighboring countries appear very bleak indeed. Recent developments,...

Azerbaijan: Turkish memoir allegations

Lebanon: CBC Report on Hariri Assassination Sparks Debate

An in-depth CBC report on the high-profile assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Al Hariri has sparked intense discussion in the Lebanese blogosphere.

The Cold War Origin of Asia's Troubled Waters

Korea: Paulo Coelho Joined the #Prayforkorea in Twitter

23 November 2010

South Korea: Twitterers Mourn Over Loss of Two Marines

North Korea/South Korea: Deadly Skirmish, Live On Twitter

North Korea has fired more than a hundred artillery rockets at South Korea's YeonPyeong Island near its western border, killing two South Korean marines, injuring at least a dozen and...

Madagascar: A Chronology of the Failed Coup According to Tweets

As coup attempts are seemingly becoming a yearly feature in Madagascar, twitter updates from local citizens kept track of the development of yet another mutiny by army officers, a few...

North Korea fires on South Korea, Security Camera Shows

20 November 2010

Philippines: Leading botanist killed in alleged military-rebel cross-fire

A flurry of tributes and condemnations posted online followed the unexpected death of top Filipino botanist Leonard Co and his two assistants in an alleged cross-fire between the Philippine Army...

19 November 2010

Morocco/Western Sahara: Gadaym Izik Riots Become a Volatile Political Crisis

There has been ongoing unrest in Western Sahara, the former Spanish colony that was annexed by Morocco after “The Green March Demonstration“ in November, 1975. Last week, the territory witnessed...

Sudan: Southern Sudan Referendum 2011 on Twitter

Madagascar: Coup attempt, as referendum takes place

The controversial referendum held on November 17, 2010 in Madagascar was soon overshadowed by reports of a rather bloodless putsch.

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