Arab Spring will, no doubt, bring turmoil. All kinds of actors, among them religious ones dominant, will join the fray, get to power temporarily. Why? Because they are untried, forbidden. They will use their chance horribly, most likely, and fail. Middle ground, progressive movements will gain power, slowly build their base and democracy will win. Need patience, not aggression.
First refugees travelling on Hungarian bus arrive at Austrian border (Reuters)
from the article: Netanyahu: Arab Spring pushing Mideast backward, not forward