An anti-government protestor releases balloons at the Pearl roundabout in Manama, Bahrain in February.
An anti-government protestor releases balloons at the Pearl roundabout in Manama, Bahrain in February. Rick Loomis/Los Angeles Times/MCT
An anti-government protestor releases balloons at the Pearl roundabout in Manama, Bahrain in February. Rick Loomis/Los Angeles Times/MCT

Like new Middle East, Obama doctrine is a work in progress

March 04, 2011 3:56 PM