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· February, 2008

Stories about Syria from February, 2008

Syria: The Changing Face of Syria

Syria, is a country that is still "officially" considered a Socialist country. The socialist policies in Syria date all the way back to 1958, when Egypt and Syria formed the...

Lebanon: Escalations Continue

Syria: The Eighth Gate

Arabeyes: No to ‘Offensive’ Blogs

The Arab Bloggers Union is urging (Ar) bloggers to report 'offensive' blogs. The aim is to curtail the spread of offensive material online, which the union says threatens our morals,...

Bahrain: Response to Hezbollah leader's death

Hezbollah has wide support in Bahrain, and there has been an immediate response to the news of the death of Imad Mughniyeh, a top Hezbollah leader, reports Ayesha Saldanha.

Syria: Imad Mughniyeh Assassinated

The latest headlines from Damascus talk of a car bomb explosion in the uptown neighborhood of Kafar Suseh. The explosion - as was discovered later today - was a successful...

Lebanon: Fairouz Attacked for Singing in Syria

Syria: Free Tariq Campaign

Syrian blogs are abuzz at the moment with another crack down on freedom of speech by the Syrian regime. Except, this time it's one of our own. Tariq's case took...

Egypt: Syrian Blogger Still in Prison

Middle East: Internet Outage Enrages Bloggers

What is a blogger without access to the Internet? This was the dilemma facing tens of thousands of bloggers in parts of the Middle East and Asia, after an optical...

MENA: Let it Snow ..

After a lull in the weather, it's back to cold and snow in some parts of the Middle East and North Africa. This time, bloggers were better equipped and had...

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