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· June, 2009

Stories about Middle East & North Africa from June, 2009

28 June 2009

Bahrain: What Does “Madrasah” Mean?

Israel/Palestine: Human Rights Activist Reports on Mission

Palestine: Website Honors Memory of Fallen Daughters

Iraq: Remembering Michael Jackson

There was some comment in the Iraqi blogs on Michael Jackson. But first… If you read no other blog this week read this one: A little late in the posting...

27 June 2009

Palestine: Traditional Cooking In The Ground

Palestine: “Free Gaza” Boats Waiting In Cyprus

Iranian officials ‘crowd-source’ protester identities

Iranian protesters appearing in widely disseminated online photos from the ongoing post-election demonstrations in Iran, are now being targeted on website of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. It shows images...

Bahrain: Remembering Michael

Iran: Bloggers on the Iranian crisis

MJ Death Reaction in Kuwait

After the passing of Michael Jackson there has been a mixture of reactions from the Kuwaiti blogosphere: for some it was memories from their childhood, for others its discussing their...

Iran: “Protest Movement” Tribute Michael Jackson

Japan: News in Japanese for Iran Election Protests

Iran: Remembering Omid Reza Mir Sayafi and March 18th

A few months after the death of Blogger Omid Reza Mir Sayafi, who died in an Iranian prison after allegedly insulting religious leaders, the March18.org site has been set up...

25 June 2009

Bangladesh: In Solidarity For Freedom In Iran

Iran: Green Baloons

Iran: Art for protest's sake

Bloggers and citizen artists online have been creating designs and cartoons to add a touch of art to the insistent Iranian protest movement that has risen in response the June...