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23 March 2007

Stories from 23 March 2007

Tajikistan: Navruz in the Provinces

Mongolia: Knock-Offs

Kazakhstan: Biden's Letter to Nazarbayev

Uzbekistan: Blog Roundup

Kazakhstan: Nauryz Photos

Kuwait: Are Bloggers Such a Threat?

This was the question posed by a Kuwaiti blogger following the sudden axing of a popular television programme The Diwaniya, which was aired on government-run Kuwait Television Channel One (Arabic)....

Dominican Republic: Haitian Discrimination?

Pakistan: Lawlessness and the President

Pakistan: At the Badshahi Mosque

Sri Lanka: Dictatorship Rankings!

Sri Lanka: Playing with India

Nepal: A public mourning

Prosperous Armenia party everywhere!!!

As early as “@ 2007-03-21 09:07:00″ Narjan (ru) reported that the word “DOD” is charcoaled on the wall of presidential palace in Yerevan, which was promptly cleaned up (ru) to...

Russia, Estonia: German View on the Bronze Soldier

Russia: NBP Banned Again

DRC: Violence, Bloggers Trapped, Sleeping on Floor, and Soldiers Looting

Violent clashes broke out Thursday in the Congo's capital, Kinshasa, between goverment soldiers and troops loyal to Jean-Pierre Bemba, a former warlord. Mainstream media and blogs are reporting heavy gunfire,...

Eastern & Central Europe: Slovio

Czech Rebublic: Kofola; Prague

Slovenia: Lake Bohinj

Small taste of Chilean writers and poetry part I

Chile is well known as a country of poets, including Nobel Prize Winners Gabriela Mistral, the first Latin American to win the Nobel Prize for Literature (1945) and Pablo Neruda,...