Photo Gallery: The Arab Spring Loses Momentum

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Has the Arab Spring Stalled? Autocrats Gain Ground in Middle East

Burning churches in Cairo, dead and wounded in Syria, Libya and Yemen, and a deathly silence in Bahrain. The Arab protest movement has come to a standstill, and the kings, emirs and sultans are rallying to launch a counterrevolution.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan