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Monthly Archives: August 2010

An outbreak of cholera and other waterborne diseases threaten survivors of floods in Pakistan, which could affect up to 3.5 million children according to estimates by the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF). According to further UN estimates, as of...

By Record on Aug 26th, 2010

On 28 July 2010, the launch of the “International Independent Commission for Inquiry” was announced. The commission will investigate the violence that broke out in southern Kyrgyzstan in June. A number of officials in the Kyrgyz government...

By Record on Aug 22nd, 2010

On August 9, Rwandan President Paul Kagame was re-elected for his second and final term amidst allegations of oppression. For months leading up to the election, the president and the Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) came under fire from the international...

By Record on Aug 19th, 2010

The American Society for Muslim Advancement (ASMA) and The Cordoba Initiative (CI) intend to build a 13-story mosque and community center named Park51 two blocks from Ground Zero, the location of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. According to the...

By Record on Aug 11th, 2010