Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

US Forces Battle With Budget As Middle East Conflicts Continue to Rage While Egypt Says it Will Not Become Another Iran

AllMilitaryNews (Military.Com) Budget Impasse May Sink Troops’ Paychecks: U.S. military troops at war in Iraq and Afghanist... http://bit.ly/hEMpvZ #SOT

AFP: Russia, US agree chopper deal for Afghanistan: report http://bit.ly/dQekEI
 
US Travel ban to Lebanon linked to Syrian unrest, report | Ya Libnan | http://bit.ly/gqgyG4

Gates visits Baghdad ahead of U.S. withdrawal | Reuters http://reut.rs/ftKz6f

Defense Secretary Gates arrives in Saudi Arabia for meeting with King Abdullah - The Washington Post http://wapo.st/f0Gb7m


AFP: Army says no to 'Khomeini rule' in Egypt http://bit.ly/elW87k
 
Dissidents From Syria Seek Haven in Lebanon - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/hP8iY5