Reuters reports today:
So, the Bahrain monarchy has recognized an armed struggle organization fighting in a war with many dead on both sides and especially among unarmed civilians. A war in which NATO and Arab absolute monarchies like Bahrain suddenly discovered they are against oppression … that dictatorship is bad … as long as someone else, not they themselves, is the dictator.
Bahrain: Military Trials Continue, in Reversal of Regime’s Promise: here.
EU May Probe Bahrain Spy Gear Abuses: here.
Too soon? While rebel forces have captured most of Tripoli, loyalists to Muammar Qaddafi are still holding onto outposts in the city and the dictator has not yet ceded power. … But BP and other oil companies are already gunning to get back in: here.
In Libya, Civilians and Foreign Migrants at Risk Amid Tripoli Battle: here.