Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Friday, March 18, 2011

Muslim Brotherhood Set to Take Egyptian Elections and Stirs Pot in Jordan While Iran Continues to Ignite Bahrain and Saudi Arabia

Egypt Reformers Wary Before Vote - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/gPcmdR
 
In a Divided Egypt, the Military and Islamists Play for Political Advantage - Eric Trager - The Atlantic http://bit.ly/dS0BKE

Jordanian (Muslim Brotherhood) protest against slow pace of reforms http://bit.ly/fWPV3G

Iran cleric tells Bahraini Shiites to protest on http://bit.ly/gHhX6L - AP

FT.com / Bahrain destroys symbol of uprising http://on.ft.com/i9mZ9y
  
UN Human Rights Chief Slams Bahrain's 'Military Takeover of Hospitals' | http://bit.ly/ig89fn

Saudi King Unveils Spending Amid Unrest - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/fVTokF

Activists disappointed by Saudi king's reforms - CNN.com http://bit.ly/gKpFFm