Palestinian security officials say a clash between Israeli troops and Palestinian militants near the West Bank town of Jenin has left three militants dead.
U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and top military commanders are to appear before Congress today (Thursday) to discuss the situation in Iraq.
Pakistan's Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz says his country has already shared with South Korea all the information it had about North Korea's nuclear program.
Disaster relief officials in Vietnam say they have recovered the bodies of more than a score of additional victims from Typhoon Damrey.
Malaysia says it will act against any militants found among Thai Muslims seeking refuge in the country.
Small, sporadic protests have been held in Indonesia, ahead of a substantial fuel price increase due Saturday.
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