Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Monday, May 30, 2011

Arab Uprising Fallout: Yemen Fights Back Against Al-Qaeda While Strengthening Ties with Hezbollah

Yemen hits Islamic militants with airstrikes http://bit.ly/jtihjD

Syrian President and Hezbollah Leader Meets http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4075880,00.html

South African Leader Seeks Role in Libya Talks - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/isIpr5

Gaddafi wants truce in Libya, says Zuma, but terms unclear | The Guardian http://bit.ly/jfVzlT

AFP: Iraq VP resigns 'to force slimming of government' http://bit.ly/mwM4U9

Gulf Times – Qatar, Oman to set up panels to boost trade http://bit.ly/jmOYMz

Nigerian leader Jonathan starts naming new government | Reuters http://bit.ly/kTA7LA