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

Iranian becomes first woman convicted under Bahrain ‘state of national safety’

Tunisia demands Libya stop cross-border shelling | Reuters

NATO denies warship hit by Libyan forces | WORLD News

THE DAILY STAR : Flow of Syrian refugees into Lebanon dwindles

After 2 months, no end in sight to Libyan air campaign -

Syria denies mass grave as villagers discover bodies | Reuters

Jordanian Islamists Warn GCC Accession May Aim to Avoid Changes - Bloomberg

Sudan Restricts Movement of Peacekeepers, Agencies in South Darfur State - Bloomberg