Tuesday World Blog Roundup

Middle East:
Firas Georges of Iraq&Iraqis reflects on Iraq's future from Dubai while on his first-ever vacation outside of Iraq. (Photo of Emirates Towers, Dubai, by Saudi)

Iraq the Model gives an English summary of a firsthand blog account in Arabic about a freshly discovered mass grave.

Riverbend of Baghdad Burning describes how one family narrowly escapes tragedy from a nearby car bomb.

Silly Bahraini Girl: “World Press Freedom Day My Foot…

A Kuwaiti Online is concerned about the bad treatment of foreign workers and residents in Kuwait.
Kuwait now has 168 blogs. Go Kuwaiti bloggers!!

Central Asia:

Afghan Warrior on continued violence and an increase in Taliban attacks.

Blogrel tells us about the thousands of poverty-stricken Armenian children who live like orphans in institutions, but who aren't actually orphans.

South Asia:
Dak Bangla on the regional arms market for Asia's forgotten wars.

AnarCapLip believes poverty in India is decreasing.

East Asia
EastSouthWestNorth (ESWN) of China asks provocatively: “why does the Chinese-interested blogosphere takes such pleasure in going after the official Chinese media but ignore the lies that appear on the so-called ‘dissident’ websites?”

Japundit says that in Japan and South Korea, Greenpeace lacks relevance and credibility.

Finland for Thought argues about racism.

Black Looks talks about death from botched abortions in Africa.

Subzero Blue has photos of the Tunisian bloggers’ meetup.

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