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Bahrain, Libya / Protests / A Discussion #988154

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Feb 17, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The question of whether the US missed signs about unrest in Bahrain introduced. [Secretary of State Hillary CLINTON - praises Bahrain.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Johns Hopkins University professor Fouad Ajami and former CIA director James Woolsey about the unrest in the Arab world. [AJAMI - says Bahrain has always been a tyranny, a corrupt regime; talks about Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi, who is a killer who holds Europe to ransom and is the longest serving Arab ruler; states these people are monsters and we are seeing a revolution of discontent in the Arab world.] [WOOLSEY - says the administration has not gotten this right about the region: we have accommodated too much with Egypt, Bahrain and Iran; suggests oil prices could go up; comments on options in a difficult situation.]

Cooper, Anderson

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