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14 July 2008

Stories from 14 July 2008

China: Why did China veto sanctions against Zimbabwe?

Independent blogger Ruan Yifeng on Beijing's relationship with repressive governments: "What's more, while Beijing plays the role of "friend to the dictators" in negotiations with the US, it also stands...

Armenia: Diaspora Survey

China: ChinaBounder back with a book

Bangladesh: An Expensive Wedding

A wedding is considered the most important event of a Bangladeshi girl's life and an integral part of the local culture, however these celebrations are getting more and more expensive....

Iran: A disabled man talks about blogging

Iran: A man with a mission?

Mongolia: National TV Censured for Political Bias

Kazakhstan: Any Chance for Democratization?

Afghanistan: Bombing of the Embassy

Afghainstan: Gender Debates

Iran: Two student leaders were arrested

Uzbekistan: Bukhara

Afghanistan: The Soccer Ladies

Iran:Jahan News site was filtered

Afghanistan: Isolating Kandahar

Mongolia: Post-Electoral Explosion

Japan: Door of the Year

South Korea: Why do Expats in Korea Complain So Much?

China: China Stopped Arms Embargo on Zimbabwe

China: Olympics and Politics

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