TITLE

World

AUTHOR(S)
Barovick, Harriet; Romero, Frances; Sanburn, Josh; Silver, Alexandra; Tharoor, Ishaan
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);2/28/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 8, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents world news briefs. Pro-democracy demonstrators marched through the streets of several Iranian cities inspired by the popular uprising in Egypt and were met by a brutal crackdown by Iranian authorities. Over 5,000 Tunisian refugees reached the Italian island of Lampedusa off the North African coast following the January 14, 2011 overthrow of Tunisian dictator Zine el Abidine Ben Ali. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has called for new elections in September 2011.
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