Arab Spring Facts and Figures

It can sometimes be overwhelming to keep up with the pace of events in the Middle East these days, so we at UN Dispatch thought we might put together this quick cheat sheet on the Arab Spring.

G8 And the Arab Spring

The erratic manner in which the uprisings in the Middle East and elsewhere are being dealt with indicate that politics and national interests have driven the agenda and outcome of the G8 summit rather than a genuine desire to support democratic movements.