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· June, 2007

Stories about Middle East & North Africa from June, 2007

Iran: Protestors Torch Gas Stations

Enraged Iranian protesters torched several gas stations in Tehran and other cities on Wednesday, after the Iranian government announced fuel rationing for private vehicles. There is news item in Ilna...

Syria: Blogspot Unblocked

Iran:Blogger got filtered

Iran: Rushdie and Bin Laden

Palestine: What's Going On in Gaza?

"In this day and age communications can turn the devil into angel and beat the angel to a pulp," says blogger Ramzi Khoury. This week, Jillian York attempts to dig...

Bahrain: The Tale of a ‘Legal Slave’

No longer a tax haven, people in Bahrain are fuming at the introduction of a one per cent tax to benefit an Unemployment Fund. Bloggers caught on the bug and...

Libya: Day of Confrontations

Libya: Blogger Back in Action

Lebanon: Legends of St George

Lebanon: Civil Marriages

Kuwait: Best Shoes

Jordan: Friday Blues

Palestine: Daily Misery

Tunisia: Dead Phone

Tunisia: Survey of Arab Journalism

Egypt: GVO Wins Praise

Iran:Persepolis pulled from Bangkok Film Festival

Lebanon: Syria's “in the eye of the storm”

Arabeyes: The Moment of Truth for a Jordanian Father

Today's Arabeyes makes five stops - two in Kuwait and Saudi each and a last stop in Jordan, where a blogger and journalist is forced to face himself and take...

Egypt: Books, History and the Holocaust

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