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Babylon & BeyondWhen the 23-year reign of ex-Tunisian President Zine el Abidine ben Ali crumbled this year after nationwide popular protests that forced him into exile on Jan. 14, dozens of his relatives and those of his wife, Leila Trabelsi, rushed to......
Babylon & BeyondThe Times spoke Friday with Michael Bates, the group's head of mission for Libya and Tunisia, from his base in Zarzis, Tunisia...
How should we react to the “Arab Spring”? President Barack Obama's May 19 Mideast policy speech outlined the key issues well. Despite the unnecessary distraction of his proposal to set the 1967 borders of Israel as the starting point of a future peace...
Tags: Politics, Government, Civil Rights, Egypt, Freedom of the Press
World NowNorth Korean strongman: Kim Jong-il limits word of Arab Spring to isolated subjects....
Babylon & BeyondThe Gulf Cooperation Council’s unprecedented decision to invite Morocco and approve Jordan’s request to join its ranks came as a surprise to political observers in the region and outside. Since its inception, the council has been reluctant...
Babylon & BeyondDuring Tunisia's popular uprising, which led to the ouster of President Zine el Abidine ben Ali in January, tourists deserted the country en masse. Advertising agencies are now trying to attract tourists and sunbathers back to Tunisia's beaches and Roman....
Q. The pro-democracy uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt have resonated around the world, with even the Wall Street Journal going so far as to headline one column, “The Arab World's 1989?” Hosni Mubarak's resignation from his position as...
Tags: Politics, Muammar Gaddafi, Hamas, Islam, Arts and Culture
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Revelers swept joyously into the streets across the Middle East on Friday after Hosni Mubarak stepped down as Egypt’s president. From Beirut to Gaza, tens of thousands handed out candy, set off fireworks and unleashed...
Tags: Politics, Government, Hamas, Islam, Treaties
KTLA NewsGood evening. Tonight, I'd like to update the American people on the international effort that we have led in Libya - what we have done, what we plan to do, and why this matters to us. I want to begin by paying tribute to our men and women in uniform...
Tags: Politics, United Nations, Arts and Culture, History, Terrorism
Los Angeles TimesSACRAMENTO (KTLA) -- Citing the pro-democracy unrest in Egypt and Tunisia, Gov. Jerry Brown called it "unconscionable" that GOP legislators are vowing to block his attempt to ask voters to extend tax hikes to balance the budget. "When democratic ideals...
Tags: Politics, Government, Los Angeles Times, Egypt, Democracy
KTLA NewsMr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, distinguished guests, and fellow Americans: Tonight I want to begin by congratulating the men and women of the 112th Congress, as well as your new Speaker, John Boehner. And as we mark this occasion,...
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CAIRO — Thousands of anti-government protesters, some hurling rocks and climbing atop an armored police truck, clashed with riot police Tuesday in the center of Cairo in a Tunisia-inspired demonstration to demand the end of Hosni Mubarak’s...
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