Pakistan: US-India nuke deal risks arms race
Pakistan warned that a civilian nuclear accord
between India and the United States threatens regional stability,
saying it would allow its arch rival to produce more atomic bombs.
Russia signals support for US, British bid to boost UN role in
Russia signaled its assent on Thursday to a
U.S.-British draft resolution that would expand the political role
of the United Nations in Iraq, making its approval by the Security
Council almost certain.
Sharif challenges exile in court
Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif
launched a Supreme Court appeal against his exile seven years ago by
President Pervez Musharraf, who overthrew him in a bloodless coup.