Oil under the table: Assad getting secret shipments from Iraq
Oil tanks line up in the Middle East.
Syria supplied with oil from unspoken regional ally Iraq
Despite Western sanctions, Assad is getting plenty of oil from some unknown buddy in Iraq.
Source: Uskowi on Iran
Yemen: 'Nothing much has changed for women'
Women are still getting a raw deal in Yemen and one activist put together a video to show that it's the same ol' Sharia for the lasses of Hadramaut.
Source: Afrah Nasser
Answering Karl reMarks: The Case Against Anti-Interventionism
Karl said the Arab Spring has run dry but Maya says that like any revolution, these things take time.
Source: Maya Saloon
Virginia man arrested for trying to ship weapons to Lebanon
Some numbskull from Virginia apparently thought it was a-ok to ship high-powered assault rifles to Lebanon from the States.
Source: Plus 961