Iraq: Iraq's parliament is meeting in Baghdad today (Wednesday) for its first working session since it was elected in December last year.
Armenia Plane: An Armenian passenger jet plunged into the Black Sea near Sochi during a rainstorm early today (Wednesday), apparently
killing all 113 people on board.
Iran Nuclear: Senior European diplomats meeting in Paris have outlined a U.N. Security Council resolution that would compel Iran to immediately stop its uranium enrichment program.
Indonesia-Protest: Indonesian police have used tear gas and water cannons to disperse demonstrators in Jakarta protesting a government proposal to change the country's labor laws.
Asia: The head of the Asian Development Bank is warning that Asia will not achieve its forecasted economic growth rate if oil prices do not come down.
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