Todays News 10/12/16

  • Leaked Hillary Clinton emails show she was aware that Saudi Arabia and Qatar were providing support to ISIS. [Link] ISIS War Fyle
  • US taxpayers have spend nearly $15 million over the course of 5 years to build a hospital in Afghanistan that is still mostly incomplete. [Link] Afghanistan Fyle
  • In Afghanistan capital, 13 worshipers and 1 Afghan police officer was killed on an attack on a shrine. [Link] Afghanistan Fyle
  • 2 Kurdish fighters were killed and 2 French soldiers were wounded by an ISIS drone. This is the first time Western aligned soldiers have been killed by an enemy drone. [Link] Drone Fyle
  • A FBI study finds that US military operations in the Middle East are the leading cause for homegrown terrorism. [Link] US Terrorism Fyle
  • Facebook blocks content and bans accounts of users based on government lists of terrorist organizations. Facebook has suppressed content in India, based on Indian government demands. Facebook has no clear label of how it handles content it deems in support of terrorism. [Link] Bill of Rights Fyle
  • Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter provided police with a special feed during the Ferguson and Baltimore protests. The police department used Geofeedia to track the movements of protesters. [Link] Bill of Rights Fyle

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