Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Jordanian and Egyptian Protesters Aim to Copy Tunisian Chaos Plus Other Security News

The Canadian Press: Jordan's government expands subsidies, raises salaries in bid to appease public

The Canadian Press: Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood demands parliament be dissolved, calls for new elections

Somalia: Justice According to Al-Shabaab

Somalia: Al-Shabab Fighters Start Battle Against Shabelle Media Network

At least 207 missing in Brazil floods, 741 dead
AFP: At least 45 dead in twin Iraq car bombs
SKorea accepts NKorean proposal for defense talks -
Afghanistan bomb: 13 killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan -
Indonesian ex-policeman jailed 10 years for terrorism