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Arab Revolts : Forecast
Protesters in Yemen took to the streets of the capital, Sanaa, on Thursday, calling for the ouster of President Ali Adbullah Saleh.

Egypt's revolt: Which country is the next 'domino'?

The spirit of revolution that's swept through Tunisia and Egypt may still spread to other parts of the Arab world. Here, 9 governments that could fall next

Arab Revolts : The List
Nobel laureate Mohamed ElBaradei predicted imminent government change in a Sunday protest that took place after curfew.

Egypt's protests: Who's driving the revolution?

Mohamed ElBaradei? Islamists? Soccer fans? Here's a look at the key players who are fueling Egypt's revolt

Arab Revolts : Sunday Talk Show Briefing
Who should the U.S. support in the Egypt uprising?

Egypt: What should Obama do?

Can the U.S. back both Hosni Mubarak and the protesters demanding his ouster?

Arab Revolts : Best Video
Egypt's protests wear on.

The best video of Egypt's protests

Watch a compilation of the violent clashes between police and demonstrators as over 10,000 people gather on the streets of Cairo

Arab Revolts : Opinion Brief
Internet connections and cellphone service were shut down, but Cairo protesters still coordinated a rally against President Hosni Mubarak.

Should the U.S. root for Egypt's rebels?

Egyptian protestors are calling for an end to President Hosni Mubarak's three-decade rule. Would that be the best result for America, too?

Arab Revolts : Opinion Brief
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and his government have declared the protests illegal and banned the use of Facebook and Twitter.

How long can Egypt's Mubarak last?

As the Tunisian-inspired protests in Egypt continue, can the country's strongman president withstand popular calls for his ouster?

Arab Revolts : Opinion Brief
Egypt's security force tried to fend off protesters with grenades and tear gas.

Egypt: The next Tunisia?

Inspired by their North African neighbors, Egyptians are marching against the government of President Hosni Mubarak. Will they start a revolution?

Arab Revolts : Timeline
Afghanistan's Ministry of Women's Affairs reported that at least 103 women set themselves on fire between March 2009 and March 2010.

Self-immolation: A brief history

A Tunisian man who set himself on fire inspired an uprising that toppled his country's government. But he wasn't the first, or the last, to do it

Arab Revolts : Opinion Brief
Tunisians reportedly uploaded videos of the unrest to Facebook because other video-sharing sites had been blocked by the government.

Did Facebook fuel the Tunisia uprising?

Protesters used social networking to spread the word during the revolt that toppled Tunisia's authoritarian president. Could they have succeeded without Facebook?

Arab Revolts : Opinion Brief
Tunisians protesters reportedly forced the autocratic President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali to flee the country in what is being called the first successful contemporary Arab rebellion.

The Tunisia revolt: A model uprising?

Will the largely secular uprising in Tunisia serve as a template for those seeking to oust other autocratic leaders in the Arab world?

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