The accused have been detained at their homes, pending court hearings in coming days.
Opposition leader says current prime minister has turned the country into a one-party system.
State Department spokeswoman says Syria cannot fully stabilize until Bashar al-Assad departs.
Intelligence committee says spying is not ‘indiscriminate’ but requires greater transparency.
One militant and civilian killed in separate incident in Peshawar.
Sheikh Abdullah bin Abdul Rahman bin Hamad was also traveling with three hunting falcons, which were detained.