Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Monday, March 28, 2011

US Seems Disinterested In Taking on Iran's Allies in Syria

Clinton appears to rule U.S. Syria involvement | Reuters
RubinReports: Secretary of Defense Robert Gates Urges Syria Regime Overthrow Against White House Policy

Syrian Troops Arrest 200 in Pre-Dawn Raid of Sit-In Protest -

Syria announces it will end 48-year-old state of emergency - The Irish Times - Mon, Mar 28, 2011
U.S. develops panic button for democracy activists | Reuters
U.N. chief phones Syrian President Assad, urges "maximum restraint" | Los Angeles Times