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19 July 2007

Stories from 19 July 2007

Eastern Europe: Swedish Blog Update 2007

In his comprehensive review, Vilhelm Konnander writes that, unfortunately, Swedish foreign minister is no longer blogging about Eastern European affairs, but otherwise, "the Swedish blogosphere on Eastern Europe is undergoing...

Moldova: Problems With Rule of Law

Russia: Eulogy for Dmitry Prigov

Russia: New Law on the European Court of Human Rights

Russia: More on CFE Treaty

Arabeyes: Saudi Women Fight for Men's Rights

Saudi women are grabbing the headlines once again - this time with a protest to demand the freedom of their husbands and kin arrested under 'terrorism' charges, in the conservative...

Iran:Remember July war in Lebanon

Ugandan bloggers all play, no peace talks

At last month’s Uganda Bloggers Happy Hour, I took an informal poll of why the blogren do what they do. My favorite response came from Carlo, who said that blogging...

Iran:Why you do not leave country?

Iran:Iraqi hackers attack

Kuwait: Flugtag Meeting Held

Jordan: Expensive Haircuts in the US

Jordan: Does Democracy Bring Wealth?

Israel: Gazans Protest Border Closure

Iraq: Voices of the People

Egypt: Traffic, Religion and 9/11

Egypt: New Heir

Bahrain: Ban Rubber Bullets

Algeria: Good Show in the African Games

Kurdistance: The Price of Oil

The oil control issue in the Northern Iraq/Southern Kurdistan city of Kirkuk is again at the forefront of Kurdish bloggers' fingertips. With large oil companies and the US pushing for...

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