Saturday, September 27, 2008

car bomb explosion in Damascus

Medaad, Syria: Chilling Eyewitness Blogger Account on Damascus Explosion, Global Voices (translation by Amira Al Hussaini). Original at Medaad (Arabic). Medaad blogged:
This morning, on September 27, 2008, a huge explosion shook the Syrian capital Damascus, about 200 metres away from my car which I was riding from the Sayida Zainab area towards Damascus. That was about 20 minutes ago. . . .

Friday, September 26, 2008

White House financial crisis meeting and protests

Jotman was outside the White House talking to angry American citizens as Obama, McCain, and Congressional leaders failed to agree on a rescue plan for the economy. Jotman interviewed two protesters and photographed Senator Obama.

Jotman, Live-blogging "day of chaos" in Washington DC,, (text, photos)

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Bangkok mobs clash after midnight

Nirmal Ghosh, Thailand Correspondent for the Straights Times, Clash of the Thai-tans

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