Arab Spring

Nobel Peace Prize for Arab Spring?

The Arab Spring is the focus of speculation over this year's Nobel Peace Prize, with an Afghan human rights activist and the European Union as possible outsiders. Read more »

Sept. 29, 2011

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Bahrain's besieged protesters keep campaign alive

Hand signals are passed from the rooftop spotters to the street protesters below: Another group of riot police are moving in their direction. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2011

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Baby steps for Saudi women and their rights

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah made history this week when he gave women in his country the right not only to vote, but also to run as candidates in local elections and... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2011

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UK Muslims hold rally against extremism

Thousands of Muslims held a rally in London on Saturday to fight extremism and promote a moderate, inclusive version of Islam. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2011

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Ahmadinejad: UN nuclear agency does US bidding

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad accused the U.N. nuclear watchdog of being in the pocket of the United States and illegally releasing the names of three nuclear... Read more »

Sept. 23, 2011

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