Global Voices Online » Palestine: Frustration With The “Swagger” Of Politics
Last week the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced that he would not stand for re-election in January, in frustration at the US failure to stop Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank. In this post we hear the opinion of one blogger who is also extremely frustrated – with Palestinian politics.
Global Voices Online » Lebanon finally has a government
It’s official. Five months after Lebanon’s parliamentary elections, the country’s squabbling factions have finally formed a government. Citizen journalists react in this post.