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“I don’t think a person can change homeland from one day to the next.”
IWPR’s country director had book confiscated just because it was published in Armenia.
Local activist describes destruction in villages and indiscriminate killing.
Newspaper correspondent describes tense aftermath of violence in west Kazakstan oil town.
13 Sep 11
There are fears violence will distract from aims of revolution and be used by government as excuse for crackdown.
9 Sep 11
Exiled opposition figure based in Washington tells of harassment and arrest of relatives back home.
16 Aug 11
Exiled member of Al-Wefaq party speaks of growing sectarianism amongst Sunni and Shia.
1 Aug 11
Protest coordinator speaks of indiscriminate shelling and targeted killings as Syrian security forces advance on city.
27 Jul 11
Activists say source of frequency jamming coming from island kingdom.
27 Jul 11
Acute water shortages in Taiz and arrival of droves of IDPs in Aden causes concerns.
21 Jul 11
Some believe governing principles must be put in place ahead of elections to ensure a stable democracy.
18 Jul 11
President’s influence continues to be felt as insecurity and hunger spreads.
6 Jul 11
Activist translated secret cables to show Tunisians the extent of government misdeeds.
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