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· January, 2008

Stories about Western Europe from January, 2008

Poland, Scotland: Wojtek the Polish War Hero Bear

Bosnia & Herzegovina: New Blogs by Public Figures

A few interesting blogs have emerged in the Bosnian blogosphere recently, showing the growing interest in blogging and Web 2.0 in the Balkans. Elia Varela Serra introduces the newcomers: a...

Louis Michel Heckled by Congolese Protestors at the London School of Economics

Le renouveau congolais posts a YouTube video which shows Louis Michel, European Commissioner for Development and Humanitarian Aid and formerly Belgian's foreign minister, as he was confronted by Congolese protesters...

European Court of Human Rights Condemns France on Homosexual Adoption

Albania, Italy: Adrian Paci

Slovenia: Janša, Janša, Janša

Israel: Relations with the Germans and Poles

UK: Disgrace

UK: Genocide Memorial Vandalism Update

UK: Armenian Genocide Memorial Vandalized

Davos: peeking in and participating through videos

The World Economic Forum´s annual meeting of political and business leaders is taking place between January 23rd and January 27th in Davos, Switzerland. This year, common people can participate in...

Lebanese Contestant in Italy's Big Brother

Serbia, UK: Fascism and the Left

Portugal: Getting ready for critical mass bike day

Ukraine: A Porous Border

Ukrainian news site Korrespondent.net posted a translation of a Sunday Times story on Ukraine's porous borders and illegal migration. The English-language original has received 16 reader comments so far, the...

Slovenia: EU Presidency Update

Cuba, UK: Visual Expressions

Iraq: Respect Women

UAE: French Base Soon

Serbia, U.S.: Bobby Fischer

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