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· April, 2006

Stories about Middle East & North Africa from April, 2006

The Lebanese Bloggers Last Week: looking outside and building bridges

Although last week witnessed the seventh Lebanese “National Dialogue” session, Lebanese Bloggers didn’t seem to care. Apparently, many of them are resigned to the sessions being just talk shops. Raja...

Iran: Virginity Matters!

Iran: Refugee Seekers in Church!

Iran: Blogger Remains in Jail!

Egypt: Lesson to be learned

Jordan: Customer Service

Palestine: Confused!

United Arab Emirates: Democracy or no democracy?

Saudi Arabia: No chance for woman's rights

Pulse of the Saudi Blogosphere

Football and ice hockey, hijab and fatwas, bloggers meetups, and much much more from the Saudi blogosphere this week. Let's go… Starting with Swalfy, who did not seem so surprised...

Landing at the Iraqi Blogodrome

Iraqi bloggers pose something of puzzle for the mainstream media. The quality of the writing is good and bloggers sometimes have better news than their own reporters. But how do...

Iran: Joking with Nulcear

Martinique/Gwada: Palm Tree Shaped Antennas

Palestine: Mob like mentality?

Egypt: Judicial System

Iraq: Where is the opposition?

Israel: Who are those pensioners?

Iran: Contractual Workers Fired!

Iran: Women, Football & Ayathollahs

Marriage, Birthday and identity crisis in the Moroccan blogosphere

I'll start today with some good news. The first one: Morocco is among the four African countries which count the biggest numbers of internet users in a continent where only...

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