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7 January 2009

Stories from 7 January 2009

Comparison of military strength of Israel and the Palestinians

Bhutan: Violence Against Women

India, Pakistan: Proofs on Mumbai Attacks

Iran: Students Protest in Shiraz

Bruneian blogger amuses readers with daily doses of humour

Meet Mr. Kurapak, winner of a 2008 national blog award in Brunei. Kurapak amuses his readers with his daily doses of humour appealing to Bruneian readers, both young and old.

China: Due to a fire, 4 officials found living in a luxury hotel every day.

China: Parents chocked their daughter to give room for boys

Russia-Europe: Gas crisis prompts return to nuclear power?

Russia: A country of split identities

Russia-Ukraine: Moscow wins PR-war in gas conflict

Russia: Fate of Mennonites during Stalin

Russia-Ukraine: Giving Kiev the blame for gas conflict

Russia-Ukraine: Gas crisis from a German perspective

Latvia: People, politicians, and guardians

Bolivia: Nationwide Referendum on Use of International Reserves

Peru: Fee for Tourists at Ollantaytambo Unfair

Guatemala: A New Way to Prevent Car Thefts?

Guatemala: Free Wi-Fi Available in Antigua's Main Plaza

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