1. U.S. military commanders fear that al-Qaeda is preparing a major assault in Mosul in order to defend its last urban redoubt.
2. Pakistan conducted a successful test launch of a medium-range nuclear-capable ballistic missile.
3. North Korea is reportedly preparing to sell mini-submarines to Iran.
4. Imagery reveals a number of new Chinese air-to-air missile programs, including enhanced versions of existing weapons and previously unknown designs
5.The suspected mastermind behind Benazir Bhutto's assassination has reportedly raided a NATO convoy and stolen sophisticated communications gear.
6. Somali insurgents briefly seized a major military airbase in southern Somalia and reportedly looted weapons, medicines and other equipment.
IRAN - NORTH KOREA
North Korea to sell minisubs to Iran