American military service members (0 more than last week) were reported killed in Afghanistan since the war began in 2001, according to The Associated Press.


rockets landed on a military base hosting US forces north of Baghdad on Monday, according to an Iraqi military statement. No one was injured and no one has taken responsibility for the attack, according to Reuters.     


explosions crippled Japanese and Norwegian tankers last Thursday in the Gulf of Oman. The US has blamed Iran for the attack, according to CNN.


nation now says it is no longer constrained by a deal limiting its uranium enrichment program. Iran says in 10 days it will have surpassed the limits reached under a deal between Iran and President Obama, according to the Washington Post.