Arab Spring

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At least 20 people in the last 24 hours have been killed as government forces loyal to President Ali Abdullah Saleh press an assault on the southern...
Friday, December 2, 2011
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Preliminary indications on Thursday suggest the Muslim Brotherhood will be the dominant force in Egypt's first elected parliament since the fall of...
Thursday, December 1, 2011
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Updated 3:12pm: The EU expanded its sanctions against Syria on Thursday, adding 11 people and 12 entities to its list, an EU official said. The names...
Thursday, December 1, 2011
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Amnesty International condemned Saudi Arabia for conducting a campaign of repression to stave off the threat of the pro-democracy Arab Spring that...
Thursday, December 1, 2011
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Turkey has imposed sanctions on one-time ally Syria in response to a violent crackdown on dissent that has reportedly left nearly 4,000 people dead,...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
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Morocco's King Mohammed VI appointed Abdelilah Benkirane as the new prime minister on Tuesday after his Islamist Justice and Development Party (PJD)...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
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Turkey has for the first time flagged the possibility of intervening in Syria, warning a buffer zone may be required should a mass exodus occur, the...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
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Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem's announcement abolishing Article 8 from the constitution is too little, too late, a Syrian opposition...
Monday, November 28, 2011
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Syria's Foreign Minister Walid Muallem told a press conference on Monday that the Arab League did not want to admit that armed "terrorists" exist in...
Monday, November 28, 2011
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