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Palestinians Protest for Unity PDF Print E-mail
Thousands demonstrated across the Palestinian territories, calling for political unity between their rival governments. (BBC, 15 Mar 2011)
Jews Want Film Premiere Cancelled PDF Print E-mail
Israel wants the UN to cancel the US premiere, at its New York HQ, of a film about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Miral, directed by a Jewish film-maker, traces the conflict after 1948, from a Palestinian angle. (BBC, 14 Mar 2011)
Gulf Troops Aid Bahrain PDF Print E-mail
Troops from a number of Gulf states, including Saudi Arabia and UAE, arrived in Bahrain to help the Sunni government after anti-government protests by Shias. Security forces overran a square in Manama where anti-government protesters have been camped for weeks. Two people were killed and 200 injured. (BBC, 16 Mar 2011)
Rare Syrian Protests PDF Print E-mail
Hundreds of Syrians staged a rare protest in Damascus calling for reforms and the release of all political prisoners. (BBC, 15 Mar 2011)
Clashes in Cairo PDF Print E-mail
Clashes took place in Cairo, Egypt between Muslim and Christians after Christians blocked a highway. One person  died in clashes and 15 were injured. (BBC, 8 Mar 2011)
Saudi Protests Banned PDF Print E-mail
All protests are banned in Saudi Arabia after protests by the Shias. (BBC, 5 Mar 2011)
Prison Revolt in Yemen PDF Print E-mail
2,000 inmates staged a revolt at a prison in Yemen and joined calls by anti-government protesters for the country's president to step down. (UKPA, 8 Mar 2011)
Israeli Tank Fires on Palestinians PDF Print E-mail
A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit a house in the Jewish city of Beersheba. The strike was the first since Israel's 2009 offensive in Gaza. The attack came after an Israeli tank fired on Palestinians in Gaza, killing one and injuring 11 people including three children. (BBC, 23 Feb 2011)
Two Killed in Oman Protests PDF Print E-mail
Two people killed in clashes between security forces and protesters in Oman. Hundreds gathered for a third day in Sohar to call for political reforms. (BBC, 28 Feb 2011)
Yemen Protests Continue PDF Print E-mail
Tens of thousands of people protested in Yemen demanding the fall of the government. (BBC, 1 Mar 2011)
Protests in Iraq PDF Print E-mail
Two killed in anti-government demonstrations in Iraq as thousands take to the street in cities across the country. (BBC, 25 Feb 2011)
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