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Unrest, Conflicts and Wars
David Rubinger was there at some of the most significant moments of Israel's history. His photographs are a testimony of its tumultuous past, which remains very much a part of the country's present. He shared these works of his in an exclusive interview with theasiamag.com.
If you are Lebanese and under 30 years old, you definitely would have lived through war.
The rest of the world may consider him a despot or a lunatic, or something in between. For tens of thousands of Iranians though, Mahmoud Ahmedinejad is their salvation.
One of the region’s most acclaimed directors tells the story of modern Israel.
At the moment when Israel's Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin was assassinated, his blood seeped through his clothing, staining a hymn sheet he held in his pocket. That note was presented to David Rubinger. A guardian of his nation's history, Rubinger has spent a significant part of his life chronicling Israel's story thus far. Israeli president and two-time prime minister Shimon Peres called him “the photographer of a nation in the making”.
On the eve of the country's 61st year of existence, theasiamag.com revisits a candid David Rubinger talking about his work, being a witness to the Israel's history and the right thing to do by the Palestinians.
How Ahmadinejad became Israel's friend for a day.
The Red Shirts in Thailand are just the latest in a series of popular movements defined by colour.
Mr. Chairman, honorable secretary general of the United Nations, honorable United Nations high commissioner for human rights, Ladies and gentleman:
We have gathered in the follow-up to the Durban conference against racism and racial discrimination to work out practical mechanisms for our holy and humanitarian campaigns.
Our theme for this menu is “Just Desserts”, serving up justice with an array of Central Asian bites and crowd-pleasing Turkish Delights. Enjoy!
A mixed plate of Thai and Australian appetizers, followed by hearty servings of the sizzling Middle East. Delightful tidbits from the US will round up the meal.
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