- UN seeks to probe US attacks on civilians
A UN human rights expert has called on the United States for more transparency about the civilian casualties in its unmanned drone operations overseas.
- Iran marks 20th anniversary of Imam’s death
Millions of mourners gather at the final resting place of the late Imam Khomeini, Founder of the Islamic Republic to mark the 20th anniversary of his demise.
- US blames Taliban for Pakistan refugee crisis
US special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Richard Holbrooke, says the Taliban and al-Qaeda are responsible for Pakistan’s refugee crisis.