THE WORLDPOST
08/01/2013 04:17 pm ET Updated Oct 01, 2013

WorldBrief August 1, 2013: Egypt Protest Crackdown, Uruguay Marijuana Legislation, Vietnam Censorship, Assad Instagram & More (VIDEO)

In HuffPost Live's WorldBrief, we take a look at stories trending from around the world that you should care about today.

Egypt Urges Morsi Supporters To End Protest

Uruguay Takes Step Towards Marijuana Legalization

New U.S. Drone Strike In Yemen

Prime Minister: Zimbabwe Vote 'Huge Farce'

Vietnam Clamps Down On Social Media Postings

July Deadliest Month In Iraq Since 2008

Sochi Athletes Subject To Russia's Anti-Gay Law

U.S., Pakistan To Resume High-Level Negotiations

Jesuit Priest Likely Kidnapped In Syria

U.S.: Assad's Instagram 'Despicable'

Israeli Orthodox Jew A Devout Drag Queen