Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Egypt's Mubarak Still in the Pressure Cooker While Qatar's Influence is Growing

Egypt's Mubarak detained over graft, protest probe | Reuters

Protest outside hospital after Mubarak admitted with heart problems

ANALYSIS-Visit highlights Qatar's growing role as U.S. ally | Reuters

Syria: Former Canadian Ambassador Provides Insight on Assad

The Associated Press: In new protest, Syrian women block main highway

Main Public Hospital Is Drawn Into Bahrain Strife -

'At least 7, including 4 police, killed in Yemen fighting'