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25 August 2006

Stories from 25 August 2006

Russia: FSB in Ryazan

Russia: Pyatigorsk Mayor and Reckless Driving

Russia, Lithuania: Oil Refinery Quarrel

Ukraine: Frustrating Ways of Doing Business

Ukraine: Chornovil Monument

Russian-Language Blogs: Miscellanea (2)

Victoria Shcherbina (LJ user saint-autere) reacts to the news of the August 22 TU-154 crash in eastern Ukraine, which killed all 170 people on board, by writing (RUS) about the...

Google in Brazil: Who Guards Orkut's Playground?

The Brazilian blogosphere is talking about Google or more specifically about Orkut, its social network which has attracted a huge number of players. In order to understand Google's significance in...

Mexico: Oaxaca Protest Updates

Boliiva: Film: Lo Más Bonito y Mis Mejores Años

Argentina: “Throw in the Towel”

Guatemala: Heavy Handed Army Activities

Mexico: Contested Chiapas Elections

Argentina: Borges’ Bday

Latin America: Friday Poll Numbers

Bolivia: Windows and Google in Quechua

Trinidad & Tobago: Parliament TV

Jamaica: Better policing

Haiti: Travelling heavy

Guyana: Wild garden

Trinidad & Tobago: Eco-friendly

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