Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
Anchored by Melissa Bell  |  About  |  Get Updates:  Twitter  |   Facebook  |  RSS Feeds RSS Feed
Posted at 5:50 PM ET, 02/14/2011

Protests continue in the Arab world (Photos)

By Melissa Bell
iran protests
A trash bin burns on a street during clashes between anti-government protesters and police near Azadi Square in Tehran. (YourView/Reuters)

As labor strikes continue in Egypt, the rest of the Arab world continues its steady simmer. Iran clamped down on crowds of demonstrators protesting the government. The Palestinian cabinet resigned Monday after an attempted reshuffle of the government did little to quell unrest. Yemen saw its fourth day of protests.

iran protests
Bahraini youths demonstrate in front of police. Small-scale clashes erupted in two Bahraini villages as security forces tightened their grip on Shiite communities for Monday's "Day of Rage" protests, inspired by upheaval in Egypt and Tunisia. (Hamad I Mohammed/Reuters)
iran protests
An unidentified woman waves a Bahraini flag in Duraz, Bahrain. (Hasan Jamali/AP)
iran protests
Yemeni police block the way of anti-government demonstrators in Sanaa. More than 1,000 people protested in Yemen for a fourth straight day Monday, demanding political reforms and the ouster of the U.S.-allied president in demonstrations inspired by the upheaval in Egypt. (Hani Mohammed/AP)
iran protests
Tunisians hold banners at a rally as the country celebrated a month of freedom. (Hichem/AFP/Getty Images)
iran protests
A man with two children on his motorcycle looks at the burned building of Hosni Mubarak's National Democratic Party in Cairo. Egypt's military rulers called for an end to strikes and protests Monday as thousands of state employees, including police, demonstrated to demand better pay. (Hussein Malla/AP)

By Melissa Bell  | February 14, 2011; 5:50 PM ET
Categories:  Picture Shows  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Serene Branson: Fears of a stroke after newscast flub
Next: ♪♫ William Shatner is a romantic at heart

No comments have been posted to this entry.

Post a Comment

We encourage users to analyze, comment on and even challenge washingtonpost.com's articles, blogs, reviews and multimedia features.

User reviews and comments that include profanity or personal attacks or other inappropriate comments or material will be removed from the site. Additionally, entries that are unsigned or contain "signatures" by someone other than the actual author will be removed. Finally, we will take steps to block users who violate any of our posting standards, terms of use or privacy policies or any other policies governing this site. Please review the full rules governing commentaries and discussions.




characters remaining

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2011 The Washington Post Company