Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Bahrain Fights Shiites While Libyan Conflict Continues with No Resolution in Sight

AFP: Bahrain parliament accepts Shiite MPs' resignation http://bit.ly/kkuvql

Iranian becomes first woman convicted under Bahrain ‘state of national safety’ http://bit.ly/kaXr4e

Tunisia demands Libya stop cross-border shelling | Reuters http://bit.ly/mBgitC

NATO denies warship hit by Libyan forces | WORLD News http://bit.ly/mIdlzC

THE DAILY STAR : Flow of Syrian refugees into Lebanon dwindles http://bit.ly/lh2xJ1

After 2 months, no end in sight to Libyan air campaign - KansasCity.com http://bit.ly/jnBfN1

Syria denies mass grave as villagers discover bodies | Reuters http://reut.rs/mBzoiP

Jordanian Islamists Warn GCC Accession May Aim to Avoid Changes - Bloomberg http://bloom.bg/mRX2YV

Sudan Restricts Movement of Peacekeepers, Agencies in South Darfur State - Bloomberg http://bloom.bg/iic4GG