Afghan officials said they demanded U.S. Special Operations forces leave Wardak province because NATO ignored allegations of abuse by the elite troops.
Gunmen assassinated a senior aide to Moqtada Sadr in Najaf, Iraq, following the cleric's secret return to Iraq under Iranian orders, a report says.
Pakistani police in the city of Lahore said they have arrested three men accused of planning suicide attacks on behalf of an illegal militant group.
The death toll from a building collapse near Alexandria, Egypt, has risen to eight with three people injured.
Saudi Arabia has said it killed a senior member of the al Qaida terrorist network, the Middle East Newsline reported Saturday.
Jordan's Islamic movement Saturday threatened to take the government to court following a wave of arrests of Islamic leaders in the kingdom.
Security sources said Sunday two illegal Egyptian immigrants died and 18 others were injured from excessive heat after being deported by Libyan authorities.
U.S. forces captured a "key lieutenant" of a rebellious Shi'ite cleric in Najaf, Iraq, Tuesday, a U.S. official said Wednesday.
The U.S-led coalition said Monday it will arrest a fiery young Shiite cleric for the murder of a powerful muslim leader last year.
Jordanian officials voiced concern Sunday about reported claims that Iraq intends to annex the kingdom.