Libya’s ex-envoy to France dies in custody - HRW
LIBYA: Libya's former ambassador to France, Omar
Brebesh, has died in the custody of a militia from possible torture,
24 hours after he was detained by the armed group, Human Rights
Watch said Friday.
Pakistan PM faces contempt charges
Pakistan: Pakistan's supreme court Thursday
summoned PM Yousaf Raza Gilani to appear before it on February 13 to
frame contempt charges against him for defying its orders to write
to Swiss authorities to reopen a graft case against president Asif
UN crafts new draft on Syria resolution
UNITED NATIONS: UN diplomats said Thursday they
had come up with a new draft resolution condemning a bloody
crackdown on dissent in Syria that would now be sent back to their
governments for deliberations.