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Free Press & Erdogan?

UN experts seriously concerned at Turkey’s crackdown on YouTube & Twitter before polls. Right to freedom of opinion/expression is central to modern democratic societies. Also violates recent temporary court injunction against blocking of Twitter. (See NY Times article on tomorrow’s elections.)

VIOLENCE IN NAME OF DEFENDING PROPHET MOHAMMED &/OR KORAN ACTUALLY COMMITS GREATEST SIN AGAINST ISLAM, By Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey
The murder of 4 US diplomats in Benghazi, Libya including US Ambassador Christopher Stevens are tragedies for the US & families/friends of individuals involved. This is also a greater calamity for Arab World & even Muslims more broadly. Schemes of bigotry & intolerance must be confronted with first of all peace & a free society – in free marketplace of ideas, best will rise to top hate will sink.
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Blog Report: WIVES’ DIPLOMACY, By Ambassador Mo
Asma Assad, Syria’s First Lady & wife of despot Bashar Assad, has been called out by wives of UK & German Ambassadors to UN, Sheila Lyall & Huberta von Voss-Wittig. Asma comes from prominent British-Syrian family. She has been strikingly silent in face of a brutal campaign execute by her husband’s regime, indicating either a total disregard for Syria’s ordinary citizens or some form of delusion. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/wives-diplomacy/50736Image