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21 October 2007

Stories from 21 October 2007

Iran:Medical Student Commits Suicide after being Arrested

Caucasus: Corruption Perceptions Index

Armenia: Demise of Gay Organization

Afghanistan:Freedom of press in danger

Georgia: Saakashvili's New Initiative

Armenia: Going Underground

Japan: Investigation commission to discuss welfare cutbacks

Armenian Genocide Resolution in the U.S. Congress — Righting a Historical Wrong?

It's not often that Armenia makes international headlines across the globe, but when it does it's usually because of one issue that remains fiercely debated until this day — the...

China: Cop catches suspect using Google Earth

When border cops couldn't find one suspected human smuggler, blogs GSeeker's Ken Wong, they went knocking on the door of one local police officer who uses Google Earth to keep...

Central Asia: Turkmen-Uzbek relations

Kazakhstan: New Bank. Why?

Mongolia: KHOVD anniversary

Japan: NOVA on the brink of collapse

Despite numerous statements to the contrary from an increasingly evasive management, the collapse of Japan's largest English language school operator NOVA appears imminent as bloggers have been reporting lesson cancellations,...

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