World Muslim body suspends Syria’s membership
S ARABIA: The 57-member Organisation of Islamic
Cooperation suspended Syria in a meeting attended by its staunch
ally Iran, in a move hailed early Thursday by the United States as
one that sends “a strong message” to Damascus.
Armed militants attack Pakistan air base, 10 killed
Heavily armed militants stormed a Pakistani air force base
on Thursday, sparking clashes that left ten people dead and raised
concerns about the safety of the country's nuclear arsenal.