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3 July 2009

Stories from 3 July 2009

Trinidad & Tobago: Taking Courage

Survivein’ Trinidad gets to thinking about the bravery of murder victim Camille Daniel-Nottingham: “It must have taken IMMENSE courage for her to drive her car onto that police compound even...

Pakistan: Public Opinion About Talibans

CHUP! – Changing Up Pakistan informs that according to the recent polls most Pakistanis view Talibans as critical threat to them.

Iran: A blogger was released from Prison

According to [fa] Ghomar Asheghaneh, Ali Kalai, an Iranian blogger was released after being in prison for several weeks. The blogger adds unfortunately more than ten other bloggers are still...

Mexico: Null Ballots and Low Turnout Expected on Election Day

July 5 is election day in Mexico. More than 600 positions for public officials are up for grabs. However, there are estimates that more than 70% of citizens will abstain...

Fiji: New constitution or delaying tactic?

Fiji’s Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama outlined the plan to create a new constitution that will take the country to its next scheduled elections in September 2014.

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