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A region in upheaval


First Tunisia. Now Bahrain? As unrest spreads, here's what you need to know.

A kingdom divided


How Sept. 11 led a preeminent scholar to challenge the House of Saud's teachings on Islam.


Tensions rise over water shortages

The Middle East has had several years of drought. Across the region, from Israel to Iraq, there's more use of water and less water available and that's exacerbating the political tensions and problems. Linda Gradstein reports.