Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Sunday, February 13, 2011

US Tells Middle East Friends to Relax As Leaders Quit and Protests Continue

U.S. military chairman to reassure Israel, Jordan - USATODAY.com http://usat.ly/gnIf68

U.S. Embassy to Jordan reiterates U.S. support of King Abdullah amidst regional unrest - Haaretz http://bit.ly/estILI

Barak: Israel-Egypt ties not at risk in wake of Mubarak's departure - Haaretz http://bit.ly/fivCBF

REUTERSFLASH Saudi King Abdullah is alive, rumours of death untrue, Saudi-based source says

AFP: Palestinian government to quit Monday: top official http://bit.ly/hkhysZ

AFP: Tunisia's foreign minister resigns: official http://bit.ly/h6Yp0R

Palestinian leader wants help from Egypt - UPI.com http://bit.ly/eE47rx

Algeria: Thousands turn out for anti-govt protests  | ajc.com http://bit.ly/dSke5m

AFP: US calls for Algerian 'restraint' on protests http://bit.ly/hjclCW

AFP: Yemen opposition agrees to resume talks with govt http://bit.ly/fHNI4s