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1 August 2008

Stories from 1 August 2008

Serbia: CNN Mistakes Budapest for Belgrade

Russia: Bishop Diomid's Case

Ukraine: Chernobyl

Bolivia: Inflation and Food Prices

Russia: Stalin vs the Tsar?

Budapest: Gozsdu Udvar

Kosovo, Macedonia: Islam

Russia: Muftis Refuse to Visit the U.S.

Former Soviet Union: Survey Shows Increasing CIS-Differences

Russia: Failure of Democratic Youth

Estonia: Inflated Real Estate Prices

Ukraine: Patriarch Appeals Against the Division of the Church

Russia: Grain Export Control

Ukraine: ‘Novynar’ Shuts Down

Afghanistan: Who killed Afghan Journalist

The Balkans, U.S.: Holbrooke and Karadzic

Belarus: Manual for journalists

Morocco: Amazigh Weddings

Haiti: Pierre-Louis is New Haitian PM

Caribbean: Emancipate Yourselves

Today is Emancipation Day in many West Indian territories - the day that effectively celebrates the end of slavery, when all slaves were legally declared free. One hundred and seventy...