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- Nearly 500 prisoners escaped from a prison in KandaharAbout 500 prisoners have escaped from a Kandahar prison in southern Afghanistan through a tunnel of 360 meters that was dug for five months, officials said.
- Mubarak to be moved to a military hospital ahead of trialFormer Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, now under investigation in connection with the deaths of protesters, will be transferred to a military hospital.
- Nato strike hits Gaddafi compoundNATO forces damaged a building inside Muammar Gaddafi's Bab al-Aziziyah compound early Monday, Kazakhstan Today reports.
- Yemen leader Saleh agrees to step down under Gulf planYemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh has agreed to a proposal by Gulf Arab mediators to step down within 30 days and hand power to his deputy in exchange for immunity from prosecution, Kazakhstan Today reports.