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6 December 2008

Stories from 6 December 2008

Latvia: Freedom of Speech Controversy

Prominent Latvians are outraged over the detention of a university lecturer at a seaside town of Ventspils by the security police. The economic crisis, a bank bailout, and the launched...

Bangladesh, India: Photos On Positive Lives

Pakistan: Spare the Lamb for Eid-ul-Adha

Iran: Images from Iran

Iran:Disaster in Gaza

Iran:How does the Guardian get its information?

Iran:”Resistance in Gaza”

Latvia: Ruling party in trouble

Ethiopia: Teddy Afro gets a six-year sentence

Malawi: 36-hour bus ride to Johannesburg

Philippines: Reflections on Iloilo History

Myanmar: English translation of Constitution

Vietnam: Christmas invasion

Vietnam: New regulations on blogging

Vietnam: Activist blogger faces tax fraud charges

Wife of ousted Thai leader returns to Bangkok

Thailand: Why did they choose the airport?

Thailand: Protesters honor their fallen comrades