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Commission Names 13 Countries as Religious Freedom Violators

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1 May 09 | VOA News

The latest annual report by the independent U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom names 13 countries as serious violators of religious freedom. The commission expresses concern about increasing extremism in many countries, including sharp criticism for Pakistan, saying extremism poses a particular threat to religious freedom. Read the rest of this entry »

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President Leads in Indonesia Vote; Indonesians Disillusioned with Democracy

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9 Apr 09 | AJE

The world’s third largest democracy, Indonesia is preparing to elect a new parliament on Thursday. The election is a large and complicated process, but one of the biggest challenges for the candidates is fighting voter apathy. Al Jazeera’s Step Vaessen reports from Jakarta (2:47):

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9 April 2009 at 2:59 pm