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7 October 2007

Stories from 7 October 2007

Iran: Thousands of hungry workers go on strike

Thousands of unpaid Haft Tapeh sugar cane factory workers in Shoush in the Khuzestan province in Iran started a strike last week. Government sent security forces to repress the workers...

Lebanon: Blogger Fights Cancer

Catching Up with Rising Voices Outreach Projects

Since we last visited the Rising Voices outreach award winners, much progress has been made, including the introduction of the world's first weblog in the Andean indigenous language of Aymara....

Myanmar: Thinking Ahead

Brunei: Visit to Pulau Selirong

Thailand: Open Letter To in Support of Myanmar Protesters

Thailand: Bangkok Bombers

Thailand: Book on Democracy Banned

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