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28 June 2009

Stories from 28 June 2009

Africa: Bloggers pay tribute to Michael Jackson

In Africa, bloggers are paying tribute to Michael Jackson after his recent death by posting pictures, music videos, poetry and reflections. "RIP MJ," writes Kenyan blogger WildeYearnings. "You now have...

Palestine: Lebanese Activist Stuck At Egypt-Gaza Border

Russia: “Ingushetia, boom”

Palestine: Learn From Palestinians

Palestine: Rafah Crossing Open For 72 Hours

Israel/Palestine: Travels With A Surfboard

Israel/Palestine: Analyzing the New York Times’ Coverage

Honduras: Still Heading to the Polls Despite Arrest of President

Honduras: The Arrest of President Mel Zelaya

Algeria: On France's burqa ban

Syria: The Worst Time to Die

Palestine: Memorializing Michael Jackson

Morocco: The Last Jews of Essaouira

Palestine: Support Requested For West Bank Villagers

Kyrgyzstan: “Fight Piracy!” Action

Kazakhstan: KGB is back?

Kazakhstan: Media Protest Against Crackdown

Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan Remain Worst of the Worst

Kyrgyzstan: Terror Attack Registered

Pakistan: A Minute Of Silence Honoring MJ At Sindh Assembly