Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Surprising Unrest in Oman While Yemen President Looks for A Scapegoat for the Arab Unrest

Why Oman is different than other Middle East autocracies in turmoil - CSMonitor.com http://bit.ly/ff6TJO

Protests in Oman Sputter - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/g1dTCM

The Associated Press: Oman deploys army units fearing more unrest http://bit.ly/ibn3X7

Yemen's President Blames US, Israel for Arab Unrest | News | English http://bit.ly/e8UxZg

AFP: US warns Yemen against 'scapegoating' http://bit.ly/gj7Wk4

AFP: Two more ministers quit Tunisia's interim government http://bit.ly/icF9Ug

Saudi Arabia sends tanks to riot-hit Bahrain | RIA Novosti http://bit.ly/gOe6Ju

Proposed changes to Egypt's constitution | Reuters http://reut.rs/gs3JIB