Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Friday, June 24, 2011

Syria Encroaching on Turkish Territory While US Congress Rebukes Libyan War

Syrian troops remove Turkish flag near border - Ynetnews http://bit.ly/jEX65R

Attacks on Syrian protesters leave a reported 15 dead - latimes.com http://lat.ms/ktBM32

U.S. House rebukes Libyan mission, but stops short of cutting funding - The Globe and Mail http://bit.ly/iSWaeX

AFP: Five killed in Yemen violence, UN to send mission http://bit.ly/l3PmuK
 
Iraq’s largest oil refinery shuts down after fire | Oman Observer http://bit.ly/lEgWBe

AP - 'Partner' airstrike hits Somali militants' convoy http://bit.ly/kM9aIR