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8 September 2013

Stories from 8 September 2013

Tokyo's Hope for Improvements by 2020 Olympics

Some Japanese Twitter users are sharing their hope that the Olympics will mean an improved and more accessible Tokyo.

Egypt's #SpyDuck is Served for Dinner

A stork accused of being a duck and framed for espionage and arrested in Egypt has ended up as a meal for an Egyptian family.

#RussiaVotes Live Blog: Russia's Regional and Local Elections

RuNet Echo

Project editors Kevin Rothrock and Andrey Tselikov offer live blogging coverage of Russia's 2013 regional and local voting. Follow events as they unfold online.

Chinese Tomboy Image Gets Popular

Hong Kong: A Cautionary Tale for Taiwan

Hong Kong: Refugees Living in Slums

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