Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Obama Confused by Arab Unrest, Saudi and Bahrain Royals Toughen Up While Gaddafi Feels Betrayed

Obama administration prepares for possibility of new post-revolt Islamist regimes - The Washington Post http://wapo.st/gOf4dl

U.S. urges restraint by Gulf nations in Bahrain | Reuters http://reut.rs/hGG4Qg
  
Dobroyeutro RT @blakehounshell: Saudi official to NYT: “forces are not there to kill people." #Bahrain #goodtoknow http://t.co/fuukRMT

Oil Climbs as Saudi Arabian Troops Enter Bahrain Amid Protests - Businessweek http://buswk.co/egcGyF

Bahrain clampdown tightens as Gulf force joins http://bit.ly/gCxb0Z - AP

crusademedia Gaddafi Says European Friends Betrayed Him http://www.cnbc.com/id/42084554

As Diplomacy Falters, Qaddafi Tells Rebels - Surrender or Flee - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/gUOPRw

cioj_africa Libyan held in uprising denies Al Qaeda link - Los Angeles Times: http://bit.ly/e21M8l

TODAYonline | Oman protesters push political, wage demands http://bit.ly/g2vbCK

Yemeni tribal leader killed in fresh clashes - Telegraph http://bit.ly/hDn49L

Egypt to Dissolve State Security Agency - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/fAdkEL