Saudi king says `foreign hands` behind Arab unrest

Saudi Arabia`s King Abdullah says that "unnamed hands" targeting Islam and the Arabs are behind recent events in the region.

Arab unrest disrupts US counter-terror efforts

US for years has counted on Arab allies to back up its security interests.

Government critics under fire in China crackdown

China is rattled by Arab unrest and the growing power of the Internet.

Police flood Saudi capital ahead of protests

The oil kingpin braces for protests calling for political, economic reforms.

Russia warns Arab unrest may empower `fanatics`

Russia said that revolts
risked bringing Islamist fanatics to power.