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· August, 2010

Stories about Eastern & Central Europe from August, 2010

Russia: Video Depicting the Real Details of Putin's Trip

Western Europe: A journey through tech for transparency projects

Sylwia Presley takes us on a tour of technology for transparency projects in Western Europe.

Russia: Bloggers Outraged by Putin's Interview

Russia: Online Cooperation as an Alternative for Government?

Gregory Asmolov analyzes causes of the highly successful cooperation within the Russian online community during the recent wildfires crisis and examines whether online collaboration can provide a sustainable alternative for...

Russia: Adventures of Israeli Blogger in Russian Hospital

Sometimes it takes a foreigner blogging about her experiences in a hospital to pinpoint the "shocking truth" about your country.

Russia: The Mirny Diamond Mine

Russia: Mari Paganism and Charges of “Extremism”

Russia: Interview With RT's Peter Lavelle

Ukraine: Museum of Strategic Rocket Troops

Russia: “Jailbird Moms”

Russia: Lake Baikal and James Cameron

Ukraine: Anthem in 14 Languages

Russia: West Nile Virus Hits Volgograd Region

Russia: Khimki Forest and Bono's “Intervention”

Moldova: Mock Independence Day Greetings

Russia: Blog Roundup at SiberianLight

Russia: Bono Sings Together with Opposition Musician

Russia: Noize MC's New Song

Russia: “Where's Your Rabbi?”

Northern Cyprus: Rihanna's Concert

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