a series of uprisings in Arab countries, beginning in Tunisia in December 2010, in which protesters challenged the existing authoritarian regimes.
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How to use Arab Spring in a sentence
When Arab Spring-style protests take shape in the capital's main plaza, Jamal orders up a "bloodbath."Generic and Superficial ‘Tyrant’ Amerisplains the Middle East | Andrew Romano | June 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But from Burma to the Arab Spring, Lagarde said she believes individuals help drive change and progress.Christine Lagarde at Davos: Europe Must ‘Guard Against Relapse in 2013’ | Daniel Gross | January 24, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST