Todays News 10/30/16

  • Hacked emails from a close Putin aide reveal Russia attempted to influence Eastern Ukraine separatists in 2014. [Link] Russia Fyle
  • The World Health Organization believes that there are at least 1,400 cases of cholera in Yemen. The 18-month war in Yemen has destroyed most health facilities. Putting many children at risk, who die in 15% of untreated cholera cases. [Link] US/Saudi War Against Yemen Fyle
  • Shi’ite militias have launched an offensive to seal off Western Mosul. This would prevent ISIS fighters from fleeing Mosul to Syria. [Link] ISIS War Fyle
  • US airstrikes kill 4 Iraqi troops in a town outside of Mosul. The town had been cleared of ISIS fighters over a week ago, so questions as to why the town was bombed are now being asked. [Link] ISIS War Fyle
  • Linked is an article explaining how the US became allies with Al-Qaeda. [Link] Syria Fyle
  • The EPA is calling tire ruts and plowed fields “disturbed wetlands” to allow them to regulate private property. [Link] Regulations Fyle
  • A ruling in the UK entitles Uber drives to the national minimum wage, paid rest breaks, and paid holidays. [Link] UK Fyle
  • The UK is sending 800 troops, tanks, and drones to Estonia as part of NATOs build up in East Europe. [Link] UK Fyle

 

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