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· June, 2009

Stories about Photos from June, 2009

Iranian Election in Photos

The Iranian presidential election will be held on June 12. Only four men, out of more than 400 self-registered men and women, were given official approval by the Guardian Council...

Bahrain: Birds in Photos

Bahrain Obs posts some pictures of black-winged stilts in this post.

Bahrain: Dilmun Era Relics

Urang Awak, who is based in Bahrain, visits the Bahrain National Museum and posts those photographs of headstones from the ancient Dilmun Era.

Poland: “20 Years Later”

Polandian re-visits and photographs locations depicted in Krzysztof Kieślowski’s work.

Bahrain: Photos from the Museum

Urang Awak, who is based in Bahrain, visits the Bahrain National Museum and posts those photographs of headstones from the ancient Dilmun Era.

Russia: Tornado Near Moscow

Photos and video of yesterday's tornado near Moscow – at LJ user bukvalno‘s blog (RUS).

Brazil: Land reform or deforestation boost for the Amazon?

Brazilian president Lula da Silva has a controversial bill that will legitimize land-grabbing in the Amazon prior to 2004 on his hands. Will the law help the forest escape further...

Yemen: Humans Vs Baboons

From Yemen, Omar Barsawad takes a closer look at a colony of baboons living in the valley of Hadhramout, near Seiyoun, and notes: “Humans consider baboons – pests; we always...

Ukraine: Photos of Crimea

Beautiful photos of Crimea, Ukraine – by Oleksa Haivoronsky, a Crimean historian, writer and employee of the Bakhchisaray Khan Palace Museum.

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