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13 June 2009

Stories from 13 June 2009

Iran: A cartoon on Iranian election

Iran: Face Book and You Tube were filtered

Iran: Storm of protest after election

Thousands of people demonstrated in Tehran, Mashhad and several other major cities in Iran to protest against President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's proclaimed victory in the Iranian presidential election on Friday. Two...

Netherlands: 80th birthday of Anne Frank

Sri Lanka: The Economist Magazine Censored?

India: The Twittering Minister

Bahrain: What Happened To Bahrain's Blogs?

Bahrain: Disappointment In Iranian Election Result

East Timor and a crocodile story

Cambodia: Expansion of ATM bank machines

Cambodia: Laundering money

Brunei: Anti-corruption blog

Brunei: Anti-corruption drive

Myanmar: Political prisoners detained in “dog cells”

Thailand: “David Carradine was murdered”

Russia: “I'm a Russophobe”

A popular Russian blogger known for his often provocative posts on the Russian economy, published this mock manifesto (RUS) on his blog on June 10, noting with irony that those...