UPI and alJazeera are reporting that Syria has begun an all out ground assault on it’s Hom District. The UN Envoy was not allowed into the country, and UN’s Kofi Annan is calling for resolution and an end to the fighting.
The VOA has reported that a bomb exploded in Instanbul, Turkey, near the ruling party’s headquarters. Several police officers were injured.
AlJazeera has an interesting perspective on the situation HERE.