Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Arab Uprising Fallout: West Will Give Frozen Libyan Money to Rebels While Al-Qaeda Strikes Iraq

U.S. to use frozen Gadhafi assets for Libyans -

Libyan mortar rounds land near Tunisia border town

Suicide bomber kills 13 in central Iraq -

Local Iraqi leaders blame branch of al-Qaida for suicide attack - San Jose Mercury News

German trade with Iraq back to pre-invasion levels | Reuters

U.S. sees dangerous standoff in Sudan's Abyei | Reuters

U.S. drone strike in Yemen is first since 2002 - The Washington Post

Arab Unrest Threatens Turkey’s Newfound Influence -

Somalia's al Shabaab kill senior militia commander | Reuters
gulfnews : Travel industry eagerly awaits introduction of single Gulf visa