Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Friday, January 28, 2011

Mubarak's Intensifying Tumultuous Week Continues As Israel and US Ponder the Future With Egyptian Ally

Mubarak Asks Egypt Government to Resign; Protesters Defy Curfew - Bloomberg http://bloom.bg/eXfCGH

Israel concerned if Mubarak should fall http://bit.ly/g88WkT - National Post

Possible Consequences for American-Egyptian-Israeli relationship http://www.stratfor.com/analysis/20110128-agenda-george-friedman-egypt?

Biden: Mubarak Should Not Step Down - FoxNews.com http://fxn.ws/dSQyLI

U.S. Toughens Stance on Mubarak; Puts Egypt Aid Under Review http://bit.ly/hNKHQk

In careful words, White House praises ElBaradei and opposes house arrest http://bit.ly/e6Ldre - The Canadian Press

Clashes in Cairo Extend Arab World’s Days of Unrest - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/hqZKiL

Egypt Holds Opposition Leaders, Limits Internet Access to Thwart Protests - Bloomberg http://bloom.bg/gv55hu

Nobel Peace laureate and ex-IAEA chief Mohamed ElBaradei returns home, to join protests http://bit.ly/f1Wjw1

Egyptian Nobel laureate ElBaradei in house arrest - Yahoo! News http://yhoo.it/hUe9qw

Mubarak's defense minister bids for US backing in Washington http://www.debka.com/article/20590/

Muslim Brotherhood joins Egyptian protesters. Three cities locked down http://www.debka.com/article/20598/

Police threaten, swipe camera from CNN crew in Cairo - CNN.com http://bit.ly/g5uU4S

SultanAlQassemi "Censoring some sites is one thing, but how has Egypt unplugged the internet entirely?" http://bit.ly/g7oBxu Following quotes from this link