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9 September 2007

Stories from 9 September 2007

D.R of Congo: War affecting Gorilla protection efforts

There is a very fluid situation unfolding at the Virunga national park in Congo. The Congo war is spreading into the protected Gorilla sector in the Virunga mountains, which is...

Guatemala: Video Interviews

Iran:Police arrest Dogs

Japan: Interview with Dr. Patricia Steinhoff

Palestine: Protesting Violence and the Art of Resistance

Protest against Hamas is mounting in Gaza, as Palestinian bloggers and their supporters continue to look for their voices online, writes Shaden Abdulrahman in this round up of Palestinian blogs...

Guatemala: Round-up of Election Sites

Guatemala: Up to the Minute Coverage

Bahrain: Getting It Out of Your System…

We have a world of contrasts in Bahrain this week. The summer vacation is over, which makes some bloggers happy, and others miserable. Religious scholars – respect or despise them?...

Iran:Pakistan, Turkey and We

Iran:Praising Ahmadinejad

Iran:Kish in 4 photos

Russia: Violence in Ingushetia

Attacks on civilians in Ingushetia have increased in the past few months. The most recent victims of violence include the family of an ethnic Russian teacher from the town of...

Jordan: Nine Crimes & Other September Stories

One story dominated Jordan's blogosphere lately. Naseem Tarawnah writes about how bloggers rallied behind "9 Miserable Days", a post by Jordanian blogger Who Sane, where he told an unfortunate personal...

South Africa: Blogging reaches tipping point

Brazil: Light on the dark dictatorship days

Several South American countries were ruled by military dictatorships in the 20th century, such as Paraguay (1954-1989), Uruguay (1973-1985), Chile (1973-1990) and Argentina (1966-1973 and 1976-83), but unlike the others,...

Japan: Controversy over the Gun-Shaped Lighter Incident

Oman: Niqab Experience

Oman: Ramadhan TV

Azzamn – New Omani Newspaper

New Educational System in Oman

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