1. Bahrain summons activist over critical tweets: ministry
    MANAMA: Bahraini authorities on Wednesday questioned a prominent rights activist over comments on his Twitter account that “denigrated” government institutions, the interior ministry said.
  2. 41 children killed in Syria school bombing
    A twin bomb attack on a primary school in the government-controlled city of Homs underlines fears about security
  3. UN: At least 1,119 Iraqis killed in September
    BAGHDAD (AP)