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Hundreds of protesters defy police to take to Algeria's streets
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Hundreds of protesters defy police to take to Algeria's streets

Saturday, 19 February 2011 4:34 PM

About 500 protesters staged a march through the capital inspired by uprisings in other parts of the Arab world

Oman protesters rally to call for political reform, better wages
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Oman protesters rally to call for political reform, better wages

Saturday, 19 February 2011 4:20 PM

About 300 people gathered in a peaceful protest to demand better pay amid surging food prices

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Bahrain army withdrawn, police attack protesters
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Bahrain army withdrawn, police attack protesters

Saturday, 19 February 2011 4:03 PM

Handful of demonstrators try to move back into former stronghold in Pearl Square after army pullout

Saudi business group may launch Egypt development bank
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Saudi business group may launch Egypt development bank

Saturday, 19 February 2011 3:51 PM

Group eyeing initial capital outlay of $170m, Gulf state is Egypt’s biggest trade partner

Rival Yemen demonstrators fire in air in Sanaa
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Rival Yemen demonstrators fire in air in Sanaa

Saturday, 19 February 2011 3:05 PM

Three anti-Saleh demonstrators wounded in stone-throwing, Obama condemns violence against protesters

Shi'ite MPs reject Bahrain king's dialogue offer — MP
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Shi'ite MPs reject Bahrain king's dialogue offer — MP

Saturday, 19 February 2011 11:47 AM

Call for authorities to "accept the concept of constitutional monarchy" before talks begin

Stateless in Kuwait protest for citizenship rights
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Stateless in Kuwait protest for citizenship rights

Saturday, 19 February 2011 10:27 AM

Dozens arrested in first protest in oil-producing state, police officers reported hurt in clashes

Egypt military says it will not allow strikes to go on
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Egypt military says it will not allow strikes to go on

Saturday, 19 February 2011 9:37 AM

Strikes by groups ranging from policemen to bank staff have hit the public sector

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah expected home within days
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Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah expected home within days

Saturday, 19 February 2011 9:18 AM

Abdullah might announce some reforms to address dissent in the Gulf Arab state, say analysts

Five killed as anti-Saleh protests sweep Yemen
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Five killed as anti-Saleh protests sweep Yemen

Saturday, 19 February 2011 8:59 AM

Tens of thousands protest in several cities, US embassy says concerned by attacks on protesters

Amnesty says 46 killed by Libyan security forces
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Amnesty says 46 killed by Libyan security forces

Saturday, 19 February 2011 8:35 AM

Al Jazeera says its signal is being jammed and its website has been blocked in Libya

Bahrain king calls for talk amid escalating violence
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Bahrain king calls for talk amid escalating violence

Saturday, 19 February 2011 8:02 AM

Security forces leave four dead and hundreds wounded after opening fire on protesters, US President Obama condemns violence

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Bahrain security forces open fire on mourners
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Bahrain security forces open fire on mourners

Friday, 18 February 2011 11:15 PM

Shooting erupts in Pearl Square as thousands take to streets to bury four killed in police raid, at least 60 wounded

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League says no request to change Arab summit
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League says no request to change Arab summit

Friday, 18 February 2011 7:39 PM

Libya says the March 29 summit would be postponed due to regional circumstances

Egyptians hold 'Victory March' to mark Mubarak's fall from power
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Egyptians hold 'Victory March' to mark Mubarak's fall from power

Friday, 18 February 2011 4:18 PM

More than two million gather in Tahrir Square rally to celebrate end of 30-year rule


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