Russian troops have surrounded a Ukrainian airbase in Crimea and issued an ultimatum to forces inside to surrender, the deputy commander of the base in Belbek, near Sevastopol, said on Saturday.
The base, above which the blue and
National Dialogue participants should end Bahrain's three-year political stalemate in the next six months, according to a group of political societies.
The Coalition of the National Political Associations, headed by the Nation
President Mohamed Mursi rebuffed an army ultimatum to force a resolution to Egypt's political crisis, saying on Tuesday that he had not been consulted and would pursue his own plans for national reconciliation.
Libya has said it would retaliate if Switzerland did not hand over a convicted businessman being sheltered in its embassy by mid-day (1000 GMT) on Monday, the official news agency reported.
The businessman's case has been at the centre