TITLE

MIDEAST-UNREST

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);2/26/2011, Vol. 138 Issue 1239, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the political unrest in the Middle East. It argues that the overthrow of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Tunisian President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali under pressure of street public demonstrations reflect Arab people's hunger for change and a democratic rule in countries notorious for suppressing their citizens. It shows that demonstrations have spread across the region, with protests in Libya, Bahrain, and Yemen, demanding government change and economic reforms.
ACCESSION #
58771720

 

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