Algeria and Mali
Reuters: Britain not given prior notice of Algerian operation, would have preferred to have been informed, British PM spokesman says. British PM Cameron told Algerian PM after operation started that he was "extremely concerned" about "very grave and serious situation."
BEIRUT Residents of Syria's eastern Ghouta district said they were waiting their "turn to die" on Wednesday, amid one of the most intense bombardments of the war by pro-government forces on the besieged, rebel-held enclave near Damascus. | Video