Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Monday, April 11, 2011

Iraqi Cleric Will Unleash Mahdi Army if US Won't Go Home While Yemen and Libyan Rebels Reject Peace Plans as Bahrain Expels 5 Lebanese

(Iraqi cleric) Moqtada Sadr will unleash "Mahdi Army" if US do not withdraw troops this year

AFP: Seventeen killed, 40 wounded in Iraq attacks

Yemen’s opposition turns down Gulf plan for Saleh’s departure - The Washington Post

AFP: Yemeni troops kill 11 Qaeda militants: ministry

Bahrain tells 16 Lebanese to leave, 5 gone - diplomat | Reuters

Libyan Rebels Reject African Union Peace Plan -

Egypt's caretaker regime jails blogger - The Irish Times -

Gaddafi's son: Talk about dad leaving is 'ridiculous' - Israel News, Ynetnews

Turkey's Davutoglu discusses Libya, Middle East in Egypt (

AFP: Obama dispatches top aide to Saudi, UAE
Elbit to supply artillery systems to Africa - Israel Business, Ynetnews
The Associated Press: Pakistan's spy chief visits US amid tensions