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9 July 2013

Stories from 9 July 2013

What Should International Development Look Like After 2015?

The United Nations Millennium Development Goals are eight development objectives to be achieved by United Nations member states by 2015. But what happens after 2015?

Journalist Sued for Comparing Tajik ‘Intelligentsia’ to Excrement

Tajikistan's state-approved 'intelligentsia' is showing itself to be more thin-skinned than intelligent. Members of pro-government intellectual circles are currently suing a journalist at an independent news agency for quoting and...

Egypt's “People's Revolution” in the Eyes of Russians

RuNet Echo

As with past protests in the region, Russians have been actively following the events in Egypt.