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 - USATODAY.com http://usat.ly/knqNje

Libyan mortar rounds land near Tunisia border town http://bit.ly/jj6khI

Suicide bomber kills 13 in central Iraq - FoxNews.com http://fxn.ws/lQ3ywC

Local Iraqi leaders blame branch of al-Qaida for suicide attack - San Jose Mercury News http://bit.ly/iG31ZX

German trade with Iraq back to pre-invasion levels | Reuters http://bit.ly/jIRpXC

U.S. sees dangerous standoff in Sudan's Abyei | Reuters http://bit.ly/lUYeWc

U.S. drone strike in Yemen is first since 2002 - The Washington Post http://wapo.st/jWtIWP

Arab Unrest Threatens Turkey’s Newfound Influence - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/klJMTM

Somalia's al Shabaab kill senior militia commander | Reuters http://bit.ly/k5hNTP
 
gulfnews : Travel industry eagerly awaits introduction of single Gulf visa http://bit.ly/mJ0wKD