National Front Accuses Afghan Govt of Supporting Taliban
Maldives Closes Hundreds of Resort Spas After Muslims Complain of ‘Anti-Islamic’ Activities
Nigeria’s Jonathan declares state of emergency
Islamist fighters halt Yemen peace march: witnesses
US in $3.5 billion arms sale to UAE amid Iran tensions
Reports of Deadly Shootout in Xinjiang Region of China
President Karzai welcomed US Vice President Biden’s statement that the Taliban are not the enemy. The Taliban killed a British soldier in Helmand. Security forces captured two Taliban commanders and several fighters in Kandahar and Paktia.
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula killed two Yemeni soldiers in an attack near Zinjibar. AQAP halted a protest that called for the terror group to quit Zinjibar.