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 http://bit.ly/f48qjI

AFP: Seventeen killed, 40 wounded in Iraq attacks http://bit.ly/gAIxJY

Yemen’s opposition turns down Gulf plan for Saleh’s departure - The Washington Post http://wapo.st/gcDnU2

AFP: Yemeni troops kill 11 Qaeda militants: ministry http://bit.ly/dIDTxE

Bahrain tells 16 Lebanese to leave, 5 gone - diplomat | Reuters http://bit.ly/hVMnLJ

Libyan Rebels Reject African Union Peace Plan - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/g70ggy

Egypt's caretaker regime jails blogger - The Irish Times - http://bit.ly/fYQQRA

Gaddafi's son: Talk about dad leaving is 'ridiculous' - Israel News, Ynetnews http://bit.ly/h6Na5p

Turkey's Davutoglu discusses Libya, Middle East in Egypt (SETimes.com) http://bit.ly/fGNAKc

AFP: Obama dispatches top aide to Saudi, UAE http://bit.ly/gxPQl3
    
Elbit to supply artillery systems to Africa - Israel Business, Ynetnews http://bit.ly/fhTfYm
 
The Associated Press: Pakistan's spy chief visits US amid tensions http://bit.ly/hmkkeD