Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Friday, April 8, 2011

Egyptians Back on the Streets Again While the Saudi King is Mad at Obama and US Thinking Twice on Leaving Iraq

In Egypt, Protests Swell Against Military - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/fPMcC8

rlbaldwinartist Saudi king angry at Obama, wants ties instead with China and Russia | IHateTheMedia.com http://bit.ly/e4kbzT

Gates Presses Iraq for Decision on Extension of U.S. Presence - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/h0LPg2

Syrian protesters met with gunfire; clashes leave 13 dead, hundreds wounded http://bit.ly/gOMOs2

Yemeni president rejects Gulf council 'interference' as protesters gather - The Irish Times - http://bit.ly/hxgsvI

BBC News - Italy and France agree North Africa migrant patrol http://bbc.in/hL2rjP

AFP: Pirates seize German ship off Oman http://bit.ly/gme8Kz