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

Syria protests swell as tens of thousands turn out -

Syrian government holds its fire amid largest protests yet - The Washington Post

Russia Warns NATO Over the Size of Libya Attacks -

Misrata under bombardment, West seeks regime change | Reuters

Eastern Libya Able to Keep Gasoline Coming |

Tunisian protesters urge Saudi to extradite Ben Ali | Reuters
BBC News - Algeria leader Bouteflika pledges constitutional reform

In Jordan, Hard-Line Islamists Clash With King’s Supporters -
Rival protesters swarm streets in Yemen |