Daybreak: Case Against DSK Evaporating
Plus, next week the flotilla, settlement clash, and more in the news
• The case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn is unraveling. The former International Monetary Fund head and leading French presidential candidate is accused of sexually assaulting a Manhattan hotel maid, but her credibility has been put in doubt. [NYT]
• It’s not just Egypt: Across the region, the United States is engaging with Islamist parties in order to try to steer the Arab Spring somewhat. [WSJ]
• An anti-settlement riot breaks out in the northern West Bank. [@IDFSpokesperson]
• Meet the Local Coordination Committees, the emerging, street-level opposition to the Assad regime in Syria. [NYT]
• Meanwhile, senior Syrian opposition members have signed and presented a road map for Assad, which includes him leading his country to true democracy. Do we have to call it a road map? Those tend not to work. [Ynet]
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