US urges calm as rumors of wars grow

TUNIS, Tunisia – The Obama administration on Wednesday sharply warned Bahrain against violent crackdowns on anti-government demonstrators as unrest worsened around the Middle East. The warning came as U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton urged Egyptians to hold true to the ideals of their revolution while she toured Cairo’s Tahrir Square, the symbolic heart… Read More US urges calm as rumors of wars grow

Peres: Syria, Lebanon must choose between Iran and peace

Israel President Shimon Peres President Shimon Peres said Thursday that in 1996 he agreed to meet with former Syrian President Hafez Assad to negotiate a peace deal between the two countries but the Syrian leader refused to set a date for the meeting. Peres added that Syria and Lebanon must choose between Iranian ambitions and… Read More Peres: Syria, Lebanon must choose between Iran and peace