Sunday, followers of a radical Sunni preacher got into an armed battle with Lebanon's Army. The violent eruption is just the latest instance of the way the war in Syria is spilling into Lebanon. Ben Gilbert talked to residents there about what happened.
Part fantasy, part musical, the movie tells the tale of Christian and Muslim villagers who live together peacefully, but whose lives are forever changed by sectarian violence elsewhere in Lebanon.
One of the many things that has changed in Tunisia since the revolution is the media landscape, which enjoys a lot more freedom today.
The World's Ben Gilbert has the second part in his series on the role of Islamists in Egypt a year after the departure of president Hosni Mubarak.
In this report he focuses on Egypt's conservative Islamic movement, the Salafis.
Election officials have announced some results of the initial stage of Egypt's recent elections. Islamists are expected to dominate - chiefly the Muslim Brotherhood, but a more radical group may also do well.
The former attorney-general in Hama who disappeared last week has survived an attack.
US, England, France and Germany have all called for Syria’s President Assad to step down over his suppression of protesters.
"For the sake of the Syrian people, the time has come for President Assad to step aside," Obama said.
President Obama: "The time has come for President Assad to step aside."
The Syrian government says it is fighting armed gangs who terrorize average citizens, and that the country is the target of an imperialist plot.