Arab Spring

Saudi Arabia and the counter-revolution

With much of the Arab world in a do-or-die stampede toward greater democracy, Saudi Arabia is looking to consolidate the old way of doing things.

After Qaddafi, Libya’s east tires of Tripoli too

Eastern Libyans who chanted “no east, no west, Libya is one” during the revolution are backing a nascent eastern political movement that is moving to break away from Tripoli.