US strikes hurt anti-terror effort
PAKISTAN: Pakistan’s foreign minister said
American military operations in Pakistani territory undermine
efforts to fight terrorism, after a suspected U.S. missile strike in
the Muslim nation’s northwest reportedly killed six people.
Two explosions kill 16 in Baghdad
IRAQ: Bombs targeting Shiite worshippers as they
left morning prayers Thursday at two Baghdad mosques killed 16
people and injured more than 30 others, police said.
US Senate passes Indian nuclear deal
US: The US Senate has endorsed a landmark
US-India nuclear agreement, removing the final legislative hurdle
for resumption of civilian nuclear trade between the two countries
after three decades.