Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

UN Finally Talks Tough Against Syria As Bombs Rock Iraq Anew

Security Council breaks deadlock, censures Syria http://bit.ly/pZ5BSQ

Moscow defends Assad, seeks nuclear deal with Iran by freezing sanctions http://debka.com/article/21171/

Twin bombs in western Iraq kill 7, wound 15 http://bit.ly/nxewjf

Weasel Zippers » Iraq: Three Policemen Killed When Islamists Launch Coordinated Bomb Assault On Liquor Stores… http://bit.ly/qqaBYv

South Yemen tribes to rejoin army offensive against militants | Reuters http://reut.rs/oY3GfQ