Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Arab Uprising Fallout: Gaddafi and Bahrain King on the Ropes As Other Parts of the Middle East Heat Up As Well

Shi'ite MPs reject Bahrain king dialogue offer: MP | Reuters http://reut.rs/gxIqxZ

BBC News - Libya: Anti-Gaddafi protests spread to Tripoli http://bbc.in/gLkQJi

BBC News - Libya protests: 84 killed in growing unrest, says HRW http://bbc.in/fMjfJ5

Reports: Benghazi now in the hands of Libyan protesters - CNN.com http://bit.ly/fOc1Zw
 
Morocco unrest: Tens of thousands march in Morocco for political reform - latimes.com http://lat.ms/g9PnJx

Yemen separatist leader held, 2 die after protests | Reuters http://reut.rs/eRhnjv

Hundreds protest in Iraq, TV station torched | Toronto Sun http://bit.ly/hMmlpZ
 
The Associated Press: Tunisia asks Saudi Arabia: Is Ben Ali dead? http://bit.ly/eZRj6E

AFP: Kuwaiti police use tear gas against protesters http://bit.ly/gVV4Ti

AFP: Jordan king wants 'real and fast' reforms http://bit.ly/foyGjl