- GOP Presidential frontrunner John McCain's 18-year-old son, Jimmy, has enlisted in the Marine Corps.
- Israel's indiscriminate bombing at Qana kills 27 children. Israeli Justice Minister Haim Ramon declares: "Everyone who is still in south Lebanon is linked to Hezbollah."
- The U.N. has given Iran one month to halt its nuclear enrichment programs.
- Hugo Chavez receives Iran's highest honor. Menaced the Venezuelan leader: "Let's save the human race, let's finish off the U.S. empire."