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29 September 2008

Stories from 29 September 2008

Lebanon: Army Soldiers Targeted…Again

Forty five days after the first bombing of a bus transporting army soldiers in Lebanon, another bomb exploded in Tripoli today, killing at least four soldiers and wounding over 20...

Egypt: Kidnapped Tourists Freed

Nineteen people, including foreign tourists, kidnapped in Egypt 10 days ago have been freed. Egyptian bloggers react.

Nepal: Critique on revolution

Maldives: Why are expatriate labors here?

Lebanon: Terror strikes in Tripoli again

A remote control car bomb ripped through a military bus this morning killing four soldiers and a civilian in the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon. Today’s bombing is the second...

Pakistan: Media propaganda

Kazakhstan: Above and Beyond

Afghanistan: Surge East

Afghanistan: How to Win

India: Recent bombings and economics

Afghanistan: What kind of government

Bangladesh: Five layered tea

Mongolia: Brain Drain Remains Harsh Problem

Tajikistan: Real number of people in trouble

Kazakhstan: New landmark of Almaty

Kyrgyzstan: Head of Central Election Commission resigns

Kazakhstan: Measures to Support Banks

Tajikistan: Another Journalist Targeted

Afghanistan: Students on Hunger Strike

Lebanon: A Blogger's Debut