UN nuclear inspectors visit Iran's Arak plant The visit comes 2 weeks after an interim agreement was reached between Iran and world powers over the country's nuke programme.
Russia launches Proton-M carrier rocket with British satellite The satellite provides a wide range of voice and data services through a global network of distributors and service providers.
39 killed in Iraqi sectarian attacks No group immediately claimed responsibility for bombings but al Qaeda has increased its grip on parts of the country.
Assad forces secure strategic highway in heavy fighting Fighting in the area had left the road cut, but govt. forces reopened the road after seizing control of contested town of Nabek.