Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Arab Uprising Fallout: Tribal Fighters Gains in Yemen While Civilians Leave Syria

Witnesses: Tribal fighters take over major city in Yemen - CNN http://bit.ly/ltqQyN

Civilians flee for border as Assad forces advance on rebel town - The Independent http://ind.pn/lgr0zu

Assad Brother Plays Big Role in Syria - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/k4OYup

Tunisia Postpones Election, Possibly Aiding New Parties - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/jna2V0

Cairo leaders threaten blitz on strikes - IOL.co.za http://bit.ly/kO4c1b