04/10/2011 12:11 pm ET Updated Jun 10, 2011

Arab World Protests: The Week In Libya, Egypt, Yemen And More

Syria's nearly month-long uprising entered a grisly new phase this week, with protesters reporting casualties after security forces opened fire onto thousands on Friday.

Elsewhere in the Arab world, Egypt's protesters stepped up their challenge to the country's military, with tens of thousands demanding the persecution of ousted president Hosni Mubarak for alleged corruption.

View the latest developments in Arab world's unrest below. Captions are courtesy of the Associated Press.