Tahrir Square had the dubious distinction of making it to the new Reporters Without Borders list
The U.S. citizen - believed to be John Redwine - was hiking in a remote area northeast of Beirut
A military source confirmed the operation to AFP - but did not say how long it would last
The self-immolation of a fruit vendor in central Tunisia sparked the ‘Arab Spring’
The violence comes one day after activists claimed they were deliberately poisoned
More than one-third of Iraq war veterans have PTSD, according to 2010 Army studies
The State Department’s human rights envoy was in Manama during the crackdown
After big win in 1st round of Egypt election, Islamist parties aim for a repeat.
The Arabic-language news channel helped give a voice to Libya's Muammar Gaddafi
The woman could still get 6 years in jail for "attacking and insulting police officers"
The ultraconservative Salafist Nour Party would, according to a spokesman