- Outrage over ‘Saddam Street’ in Jordan
Naming a street after former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein in a city in Jordan has sparked an outrage in Baghdad and drawn sharp criticism from officials in Kuwait.
- US consulate building in Herat targeted
Unknown attackers have fired three rocket-propelled grenades at the US consulate building in the western Afghan city of Herat.
- Eight more killed in Pakistan’s Karachi
At least eight more people have been killed as violence continues to plague Pakistan’s largest city of Karachi.
- Britain uses coercion to recruit Muslim ‘spies’
Amid stepped up security following the bombing attempt in the US, Britain’s Security Service, the MI5, faces accusations of trying to force vulnerable Muslim citizens into espionage.