Arab Spring

Bahrain charges opposition leader with 'insults'

The head of Bahrain's main opposition group was charged Sunday with insulting authorities through an exhibition that showed alleged abuses against anti-government... Read more »

Nov. 3, 2013

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Jordan king calls for reform as opposition simmers

Jordan's King Abdullah II promised lawmakers Sunday to speed up reforms slowed by unrest across the Middle East, though the kingdom's weakened opposition accused him... Read more »

Nov. 3, 2013

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Suicide bomber hits Tunisian resort, no victims

In what is believed to be the first suicide bombing in Tunisia, a man walked off the beach in a resort town on Wednesday and blew himself up in front of a seaside... Read more »

Oct. 30, 2013

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Muslim Brotherhood supporters rally in Egypt

Thousands of supporters of Egypt's ousted president and his Muslim Brotherhood group marched Friday in Cairo to keep pressure on the military-backed leadership as it... Read more »

Oct. 25, 2013

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Moroccan editor's case spurs press freedom fears

A Moroccan editor facing terrorism charges appeared in court for the first time Tuesday as fears grew that his case was the opening salvo in a new assault on press... Read more »

Oct. 22, 2013

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