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 http://bit.ly/gNJtrg

The Canadian Press: Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood demands parliament be dissolved, calls for new elections http://bit.ly/dPQgdA

Somalia: Justice According to Al-Shabaab http://allafrica.com/stories/201101200872.html

Somalia: Al-Shabab Fighters Start Battle Against Shabelle Media Network http://allafrica.com/stories/201101200221.html

At least 207 missing in Brazil floods, 741 dead http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE70I68P20110120
  
AFP: At least 45 dead in twin Iraq car bombs http://bit.ly/fiSuUJ
  
SKorea accepts NKorean proposal for defense talks - msnbc.com http://on.msnbc.com/h66dKs
  
Afghanistan bomb: 13 killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan - latimes.com http://lat.ms/hQIU5k
 
Indonesian ex-policeman jailed 10 years for terrorism http://www.mysinchew.com/node/51756