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18 May 2008

Stories from 18 May 2008

Macau: Wave of solidarity with Sichuan, China

Armenia: Global Food Crisis

Iran: Remember Palestine

Iran: A graffiti talks about Tehran

Iran:Six Bahai's Leaders were arrested

Dominican Republic: The Defeat of the PRD

Syria: Crisis in Neighboring Lebanon

As the Lebanese leaders go to Doha, Qatar, to resume their "National Dialogue", here is a roundup of what Syrian bloggers had to say on the latest crisis in Lebanon....

Blogger of the Week: Jillian York

Today's Blogger of the Week celebrates the work of Jillian C York, our Morocco author, and a regular contributor to Voices without Votes. A freelance writer, blogger, and author of...

Caucasus: Eurovision Countdown

With the first of the semi-finals in this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Belgrade, Serbia, just days away, the countries of the South Caucasus are becoming increasingly excited about the...

Japan: Earthquake aid starts healing process

The largest ever dispatch of aid to China from Japan took place last week when Japanese rescue teams were dispatched to Chongqing. Thanks expressed by Chinese in bulletin boards made...

Armenia: “Non-Armenians”

Myanmar: “A wonderful place in the wrong hands”

Myanmar: Invasion is counterproductive

Malaysia: Save Malacca Straits Project

Cambodia: Modern architecture

Cambodia: Youth blog

Japan: A surge of suicides

Over the past few weeks, the Japanese media have been extensively reporting suicide cases associated with the use of hydrogen sulfide gas, providing detailed description of ingredients and methods used....

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