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Monday, October 12, 2015

A primer on the status of ‘Arab Spring’ countries across the Mideast


http://www.fresnobee.com/news/nation-world/world/article38777148.html

A primer on the status of ‘Arab Spring’ countries across the Mideast

With the exception of Tunisia, new dawn for democracy has brought wave of violence, repression
How have Egypt, Libya, Syria, Bahrain and Yemen fared since revolution gripped region in 2011?


http://pics.mcclatchyinteractive.com/news/nation-world/world/7bpd7g/picture38777130/ALTERNATES/FREE_960/Mideast%20Iran%20Syria%20(2)Iranian mourners carry the flag-draped coffin of Revolutionary Guard Gen. Hossein Hamedani during his funeral ceremony in Tehran, Iran, on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015. Hamedani, a senior commander of the Guard, was killed by Islamic State extremists last week near the Syrian city of Aleppo, according to a state TV report. Vahid Salemi AP