1.) This morning, on his way to work, prominent Tunsian opposition leader, Chokri Belaid, a 47-year-old lawyer, was shot. This comes at a time of already high tensions in Tunisia.
2.) After meeting yesterday with Egypt, Iran says they are ready to lend the economically struggling country money. However, Iran doesn’t exactly have a sunshine-filled monetary outlook, so the deal between the two countries, who used to be at odds with one another is interesting… most likely in a bad way.
3.) A gang of armed masked men in Mexico attacked and raped 6 Spanish tourists in Acapulco.