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5 June 2007

Stories from 5 June 2007

Russia: LiveJournal DDoS-Attacked

For the past week or so, Russian LiveJournal bloggers have been experiencing problems when they tried to post their entries or leave comments. Some claimed they were being censored. Since...

D.R. Congo: Four-Way Talks Discuss Security in the Great Lakes

Rwanda: Environmental Protection Prompts Relocation of Several Hundred Families

Albania: More Car Crashes

Moldova: Elections

Slovenia: Blogres

Israel: Food for Thought and Thoughts of Food

Food, whether it be descriptions of a favourite nosh (snack) or something you'd really prefer to never pass by your palette again, places to consume or acquire particular food items,...

Russia, Austria: Nabucco and Gazprom

Oman: Tropical Cyclone Gonu Hits Oman

The government of Oman declared a state of emergency as the country was hit today by the Tropical Cyclone Gonu, a tropical storm that has now reached a category 5...

Russia: Prominent Roma Scientists

Russia, Estonia: More on “Cyberwar”

Central & Eastern Europe: Gay Rights

Ukraine: Okroshka

Trinidad & Tobago: Fourth Terror Suspect in Custody

Jamaica: ‘Tis Better to Give

Guyana: Another Brick in the Wall

Americas: Recent Poll Numbers

Bolivia: Open Letter to Joseph Blatter

Honduras: Birding Blog

Guatemala: Parking Restrictions