Babak Dehghanpisheh

Bombed Out

Yemen's president of more than three decades is badly wounded. Is a billionaire about to take his seat?

Rebel Yell

They have arms. They hate Gaddafi. But can a quickly constituted crew down a dictator?

A New Stalemate in Lebanon

At about the same time that Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri was meeting President Obama in Washington on Wednesday morning, trouble was brewing back home: Hizbullah and its allies withdrew 11 ministers from the cabinet, effectively causing Lebanon's government to collapse. As political hardball goes, this is a pretty difficult move to top.