When he was a child in Afghanistan he almost became a suicide bomber. Brainwashed by the Taliban he already had a bomb belt around his body. The 22-year-old man now lives in Denmark and tells us his story.
A United Nations report indicates the number of civilian deaths in Afghanistan has increased, with militant attacks and suicide bombings their leading cause. Peace efforts in the war-torn country remain unsuccessful.
A blast at a political rally in Baluchistan province marked the worst terrorist attack in Pakistan in three years. The violence took place as former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returned to Pakistan and was jailed.
NATO's commitment to Afghanistan is vital to protect the achievements of the last decade, say experts. But they insist the alliance needs to reconsider its strategy to bring lasting peace to the war-torn country.
Former Pakistani PM Sharif has been arrested after landing in Pakistan. The arrest comes as the deadliest attack in the election campaign killed 130 people, including a candidate, in southwestern Baluchistan province.
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