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· June, 2008

Stories about Photos from June, 2008

Israel: Sarkozy Security Scare at Airport

As French President Nicholas Sarkozy departed Israel's Ben-Gurion Airport, shots rang out. A quick assessment revealed that one of the Israeli members of Sarkozy's security detail had turned his weapon...

GV Summit: Day One a Success!

The first day of the Global Voices 2008 Summit in Budapest, Hungary was a wild success, as far as we can see (obviously we can't know all of the implications...

The Balkans: Michael J. Totten's Travelogue

Egypt: Bahai Rights Comic

Kazakhstan: Highway to prosperity

Hungary: Photoblogging

As the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit in Budapest is less than one week away, and after introducing a few Hungarian food blogs, we have been now browsing through Hungarian...

Russia: “Football Revolution”

It was a wild, sleepless night in Russia, following the national football team's 3-1 win over the Netherlands and its advance to the Euro 2008 semi-finals on Saturday. In the...

China: Flood in Guangzhou City

Israel: Keffiyah Seen as Symbol of “Terrorist Chic”

Israel: New National Bird Good for a Laugh

Embarrassed about your country's national bird? Don't be. Israel has one far more comical. Comedy Central's hit television show “The Colbert Report” cites Israel's choice of the long-billed hoopoe as...

Ukraine: Paul McCartney in Kyiv

Russia: Moscow Football Fans

Jamaica: Local Fare

Trinidad & Tobago: Pot Hounds

Trinidad & Tobago, Haiti: Small Shoes

Ukraine: Chernobyl Photos

Iran:Government protects a national jungle park

Kuwait: Covered Hard Candy for Madonna

Iran: Rick's Iran Slideshow

Blogger witnesses whales beaching in Madagascar

The mass stranding of at least one hundred melon-headed whales were reported in the mangrove of Antsohihy Bay (Northwest region of Madagascar) in the first week of June. Harinjaka and...

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