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24 September 2010

Stories from 24 September 2010

Armenia: Army forced to act after hazing video circulates online

A video depicting what appears to be evidence of bullying in the military stationed in Nagorno Karabakh, a disputed territory situated within Azerbaijan mainly populated by ethnic Armenians, continues to...

Madagascar, rosewood trafficking: an investigator arrested

Ethiopia: The Ogadeni Problem

Sudan: How to Fix a Referendum

Humorous Web Reactions to Thursday's Facebook Outage

Facebook is the world’s largest social network, with over 500 million users. The website was offline for a few hours on September 23, 2010. Several jokes about the Facebook outage...

Ethiopia/USA: Protesters and supporters welcome Meles Zenawi

Anti-censorship webmaster arrested in Thailand

The webmaster of an independent online journal in Thailand was arrested at Bangkok airport today on charges of insulting the monarchy. Local mainstream media has been quiet about the issue...

Brazil: Monitoring the Reform of a Park in Sao Paulo

El Salvador: The New Anti-Gang Law Explained

Mexico: State of Human Rights of Indigenous Women

Guatemala: Tuk Tuk Taxis Revolt in Antigua

Peru: Superficial Solutions As District Elections Approach

Israel: Facebook Tags

Nepal: The Nepali Congress Has A New Leader

Sri Lanka: Hearings of the Lessons Learnt & Reconciliation Commission

China: The Most Awesome Train Door

India: The Common ‘wealth’ Games ridiculed

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