- Bomb kills 7 security forces in western Algeria
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian authorities say a remote-controlled homemade bomb exploded and killed seven security officers in the northwest of the North African country.
- Iraq parliament postpones decision on new leaders
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's deadlocked parliament failed Sunday to overcome the deep divisions hampering the formation of a new government, making no progress on choosing new leaders who could help hold the nation together and confront the Sunni militant blitz that has overrun much of the country.
- Israel calls for north Gaza evacuation after raid
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel briefly deployed ground troops inside the Gaza Strip for the first time early Sunday as its military warned northern Gaza residents to evacuate their homes, part of a widening offensive that has killed more than 160 Palestinians.
- Rival militias battle to control Libyan airport
CAIRO (AP) — Rival militias battled Sunday for the control of the international airport in Libya's capital, as gunfire and explosions echoed through the city and airlines canceled some international flights.
- Yemen's president fires 2 senior army commanders
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's president has fired two senior army commanders after last week's capture of a city by Shiite Hawthi rebels, state television reported.