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13 March 2006

Stories from 13 March 2006

Colombia: High Abstention in Congressional Elections

El Salvador: Closely Contested Mayoral Race

Bolivia: “Will Bolivia Kiss the IMF Goodbye?”

Argentina: Turpentine

Mexico: Son Jarocho

Best Latin American Weblog: The Cooking Diva

It seems, at times, that the only phenomenon growing faster than the explosion of weblogs themselves are the self-proclaimed award ceremonies that recognize their propagation and increasing cultural influence. Amid...

Poland: “Solidarni z Bialorusia” Concert

Afghan Whispers: Justice, Discrimination & Poor Animals

Afghan Warrior is upset that a former intelligence chief during communist period was condemned but others who have done worse holding responsibilities in government. The blogger says “It's so sad...

Belarus: Pictures From An Opposition Meeting

Armenia: Notes from the Blogosphere

Armenia: Korfball

Central Asia: Navruz

Mongolia: Corruption and Censorship

Armenia: Eurovision Protest

Belarus: More Arrests

Polish Blogosphere Update

Don't ever lose your wallet in Poland, especially if it contains your bank card – that's the lesson gleaned from expat Wendy Lady of The Poland Diaries. After reading about...

Russia: “Preved, omerekancheg!”

Czech Republic: What Yugoslavia Meant For Czechs

Czech Republic: Museum of Romani Culture in Brno

Jordan: Is the Arab World ready for Corporate Blogs?