Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Arab Uprising Fallout: Emergency Laws in Syria and Egypt Still Virtually Show Fangs

Syrian Authorities Arrest Popular Opposition Figure, Lift Emergency Law | http://bit.ly/hugVLW

Amnesty urges Egypt to lift emergency laws | News by Country | Reuters http://bit.ly/fcWMJT

UN chief warns that extremists and armed groups could take advantage of Lebanon power vacuum http://bit.ly/hRyK7h

Oman pardons 234 arrested during protests | Reuters http://reut.rs/icUP0q

AFP: Yemen president 'resists' calls to stand down http://bit.ly/gmtOW5