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6 December 2006

Stories from 6 December 2006

The Week that Was – Bolivian Blogs

Tension continues in Bolivia. Civic strikes as signs of protest took place late last week in several departments. Bolivian bloggers continue to state their displeasure over the state of affairs....

Kyrgyzstan: Death at Ganci

Georgia: New Passport

Kyrgyzstan: Democracy's Failure

Armenia: No Anthem

Malawi: language, politics, and development

Sudan: UN peacekeeper in Darfur

Russia: Fortochka

Russia: “Poisongate”

Russia: Litvinenko's Last Name

Nigeria: Nigeria bashing

Russia: BA Polonium Planes Passenger

Argentina: Music: Los Alamos

Russia: Novgorod Street Art

Russia: Sakhalin Photos

Russia: Stunt Protests and the Law

On Nov. 17, the Russian Duma approved a bill that abolished minimum voter turnout (20 percent) for all elections in Russia. Today, president Vladimir Putin has signed it into law....

India: To be fair

India: Staring Back

Guatemala: Popular Papers According to Technorati

Bolivia: A Teleton for Bolivia