11/08/2011

SHORT NEWS


Israel's warnings on Iran get quiet nods in Gulf 06 Nov 2011 
… and give Tehran increased leverage over Mideast affairs. Barak said that " … of trying to destabilize the Gulf Arab states, including claims of encouraging Shiite-led protests for greater rights in strategic Bahrain. Saudi officials also have not tried …

Bahrain 'is ideal for new reforms' 06 Nov 2011 
… Jordan and Lebanon. During the delegation's visit, which leaves today, Bahrain was … were a sad turn of events in Bahrain, particularly with the unbalanced coverage by … solve problems." Kader said that Bahrain had the potential for further reforms …

Bahrain frees Iraqi footballer after seven months 06 Nov 2011 
… pardoned to mark the Muslim holiday, AP said. Bahrain in March imposed martial law and called … to investigate allegations of human rights violations in Bahrain said last week he had found … I was helped in that by legal experts from Egypt and America".

Editorial: Diplomacy is best bet to defuse Iran 06 Nov 2011 
… in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates and Oman, … to kill the Saudi ambassador to the United States. Domestically, the long-simmering division between … relations with our ostensible ally Pakistan are near a crisis point. Achieving