This combination image shows 11 of the 26 suspects wanted by Dubai police in connection with the killing of a Hamas commander, Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, in his Dubai hotel room last month. (Click enlargement for more information.) Dubai Ruler's Media Office/AP hide caption

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Essam el-Erian, a top official with Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, shown at a news conference at the Brotherhood's Cairo headquarters in January, was among the opposition group's members arrested earlier this month. Amr Nabil/AP hide caption

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Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, here in Milan, Mich., was charged in federal court in December with trying to detonate an explosive device on a Dec. 25 flight from Amsterdam to Detroit. U.S. Marshals Service/AP hide caption

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The building housing the San'a Institute for the Arabic Language in Yemen's capital, where Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab studied. Peter Kenyon/NPR hide caption

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Police officers stand guard at a pro-government rally on Feb. 11 commemorating the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic revolution. Foreign media were banned from covering the opposition protests. Vahid Salemi/AP hide caption

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Rashid Khalid (left) and Stuart Eizenstat (right) participate in an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate on U.S.-Israeli relations moderated by John Donvan (center). The debate was held at New York University's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 9. Chris Vultaggio hide caption

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