Archive for March 14th, 2010

A Georgian TV station broadcast news that Russian tanks had invaded the capital and the country’s president was dead, which sparked panic in the country.

The Imedi network report was false but brought back memories of the 2008 war between Russia and Georgia. (more…)

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Myanmar’s opposition leader has denounced the military government’s new laws passed earlier this week. Aung San Suu Kyi described the law that bar her from runnng for office as “unjust” and “repressive”.

Five election-related laws were enacted by the country’s ruling generals on Monday to govern the polls. Details have been gradually unveiled in state-run newspapers. (photo, from aljazeera.net) (more…)

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