Middle East unrest: heading for a new world

Today we’re talking about the Arabian turmoil.

Following the revolt in Tunisia, unrest spread across the Arab world. The longstanding Mubarak regime in Egypt fell after weeks of bloodshed, while Colonel Gaddafi is desperately trying to cling to power in Libya. What’s behind these uprisings and how does it affect the rest of the world?

The president of the Institute of the Middle East, Evgeny Satanovsky, is here to help shed some light on the issue.