Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Arab Uprising Fallout: Global Economy Spooked As Saudi & The Region Heats Up

The Arrest Of A Shiite Cleric Could Be The Spark That Ignites Saudi Arabia

Cleric arrest spooks Saudi markets, oil | Reuters

The Good News with the Middle East Unrest

Crude Oil Prices Soar on Fears of More Shipment Disruptions -
Gold Futures Surge to Record on Demand for Haven Amid Middle East Turmoil - Bloomberg

Yemeni cleric urges Islamic rule - The Boston Globe

Yemen opposition hands president peaceful transition map amid protests

Rival rallies demand reforms, back sultan in Oman | Reuters

AFP: Egypt to release Muslim Brotherhood leaders

Tunisia's banned (Islamist) Ennahda party may join interim govt | News by Country | Reuters

AFP: Ten thousand rally against Armenian government

Spain offers financial aid to Tunisia - Fox News Latino