Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Monday, February 7, 2011

Arab Uprising Fallout: Syrian Protests Fizzles but Jordan and Iraq Still Feels Pinch

Tribesmen in Jordan Issue Urgent Call for Political Reform http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/08/world/middleeast/08jordan.html

Syria's 'Day of Anger' failed to ignite as protesters stay away - The National http://bit.ly/igbx9g

Iraq Raises 2011 Budget To $81.86 Bln On Oil Price Hike http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20110206-702767.html

(Hezbollah's) Nasrallah: Egypt win to change region http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4025270,00.html

Amid Unrest, Egyptian Christians Fear for Their Future - FoxNews.com http://fxn.ws/eAFDB0

Protests persist as Egypt plans to auction treasury bills http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/africa/02/07/egypt.protests/

Egyptian govt makes new promises of reform but protesters not satisfied http://bit.ly/i6J6YS - TODAYonline