Iran is building a second uranium enrichment site, claiming that it is for nuclear energy production only, BBC News.
5 Americans (4 soldiers and 1 Marine) died yesterday in 3 separate attacks by Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan, New York Times.
The G20 Summit opened yesterday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The meeting, which continues today, will focus on preventing another global financial crisis, Xinhua. Designated protest spots have been set up and police are arresting those who are protesting outside of those sites. Citywide protests are planned for 11:30 am EDT today, Pittsburgh Organizing Group and Pittsburgh G-20 Resistance Project.
The Pacific island nation of Palau has made the world’s first shark sanctuary. Sharks are often hunted for their fins which are used in shark fin soup, BBC News.