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25 July 2008

Stories from 25 July 2008

Afghanistan: Yesterday’s friend Today’s enemy

The Rumi reports that the Afghanistan Attorney General dismissed on July 16, by President Karzai after he announced intending to run for presidency election of next year.

Aghanistan: Police Violence

The Rumi reports that a 13 years old girl was raped by five policemen after torturing her family inside their house in central city of Sare-Pol province, northern part of...

Afghanistan: Suicidal Tendencies

The Afghan Penlog reflects on why Suicide and suicide attack is happening in Afghanistan.

El Salvador: Unemployment Rates for Young People

A young person in El Salvador does not have the same opportunities than in other countries writes JJ Mar at Hunnapuh [es] and in addition they represent the sector with...

Russia: OSCE Election Observers Accused of Espionage

Da Rússia (SPA) comments on the claims by a member or Russia's Central Election Commission that OSCE election observers are Western spies.

Russia: Statistics – True or False?

LJ community Politika v Rossii (RUS) discusses results from a set of Russian opinion polls, quite alarming for the government, and asks whether the figures are true or false.

Russia: Increasing Difficulties for Expats

Copydude argues that foreigners living in Russia are experiencing increasing difficulties with staying on due to stiffer visa regulations, and even portrays the situation as an exodus for expats from...

Russia: Orthodox Instead of Universal Values?

A Step At A Time quotes an RFE/RL piece on the adoption by the Russian Orthodox Church of its Basic Principles on Human Dignity, Freedom, and Rights. One of its...

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