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7 August 2008

Stories from 7 August 2008

Bahrain: Undesirable Visitors

Bahrain: 225 Jailed Demonstrators Released

Lebanon: The Beirut Spring Family

Lebanon: Fires and Global Warming

Summer forest fires have been erupting in what is left of the Lebanese wilderness for years now. And every year, the blame game is played; starting with parties and politicians...

Kuwait: New Gym Segregation Law Soon

Iran: Syria plays with Iran card

China: Pollution levels around Olympic venues

Iran:Iran suspended the punishment of death by stoning

Russia: Who is Fit for Civil Service?

China: Second Olympic terrorism threat video released

China: More Opening Ceremony sneaked footage

Iraq's Jews

Dominica, Antigua: One Caribbean?

Jamaica: Independence Day

Jamaica just celebrated its 46th year of Independence from Britain and several bloggers marked the occasion with posts that ranged from thoughtful critiques to excited celebration...

Poland: Endless Celebration of History

Czech Republic: Prague Churches

Jordan: Polygamy is Rare and Accepted

Russia: Solzhenitsyn – Hero or Traitor?

Belarus: Restrictive Media Law Confirmed

Estonia: City Spirits

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