Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Friday, April 15, 2011

Syria's Assad on the Ropes As Obama Wants to Win Back Saudi Friendship While Russia Warns NATO on Libyan War

Obama's Saudi Scramble - President Obama - Fox Nation http://bit.ly/ihQDdZ

Syria protests swell as tens of thousands turn out - latimes.com http://lat.ms/e5wK9K

Syrian government holds its fire amid largest protests yet - The Washington Post http://wapo.st/dPW9la

Russia Warns NATO Over the Size of Libya Attacks - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/h1xNo3

Misrata under bombardment, West seeks regime change | Reuters http://reut.rs/gh6p9S

Eastern Libya Able to Keep Gasoline Coming | http://bit.ly/eI2GwG

Tunisian protesters urge Saudi to extradite Ben Ali | Reuters http://bit.ly/eumulL
 
BBC News - Algeria leader Bouteflika pledges constitutional reform http://bbc.in/fPLKxI

In Jordan, Hard-Line Islamists Clash With King’s Supporters - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/ed3KJ4
  
Rival protesters swarm streets in Yemen | News.com.au http://bit.ly/giNUyK