Todays News 10/10/16

  • While US spy agencies target Americans, their employees steal information, watch porn, and have sex chats with minors while on the job. [Link] Spying Fyle
  • In Yemen, Houthi attack the town of Taiz killing 10 civilians, including at least 6 children. The attack by the Houthi is seen as a response for the Saudi bombing of a funeral in Sanaa, Yemen. [Link] US/Saudi War Against Yemen Fyle
  • Two missiles fired from inside Yemen targeted a US warship off the coast of Yemen. The missiles hit the water and did not damage the ship in anyway. The US says the missiles were fired from Houthi control territory, but so far the Houthi are denying responsibility. [Link] US/Saudi War Against Yemen Fyle
  • ISIS retakes territory in Iraq along the Tigris River. ISIS was expelled from this area weeks ago. [Link] ISIS War Fyle
  • Ash Carter says strikes against the Syrian Government are on the table. This would be a large escalation of force in Syria and possible provoke war with Russia. [Link] Syria Fyle
  • The US war in Afghanistan turned 15 last week. It is Americas longest war in history. The US still has over 10,000 troops in Afghanistan and several thousand contraction operating in the country. Over 3,300 Americans have died and over 20,000 have been injured. Afghanistan is now the largest heroin producer. [Link] [Link] Afghanistan Fyle
  • Israel has quadrupled its construction of settlements in the West bank in the past year. The growth of settlements will make a two state solution more difficult. [Link] Israel Fyle
  • In April 2015, Hillary Clinton held an off the record cocktail party with several members of the media. [Link] 2016 Fyle

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