Todays News 10/5/16

  • Yahoo secretly scanned all incoming emails at the request of the US government. Yahoo searched for specific characters at the NSA’s demand. [Link] Spying Fyle
  • 5 states will only have one provider for Obamacare insurance plans. South Carolina announced they will only have Blue Cross Blue Shield offering plans. South Carolina residents who use Obamacare plans will also see a 27% increase premiums. [Link] Health Care Fyle
  • America’s most recent intervention enters its third month. So far, the US has dropped over 200 airstrikes in an attempt to liberate Sirte. [Link] Libyan War 2016
  • Yemeni President, who is currently in exile, has moved the central bank from the capital of Sanaa. Moving the central bank was seen as a move to punish the rebel Houthi. Moving the central bank has also made it more difficult for Yemen to finance food imports. Yemen imports 90% of its food and half of children under 5 have stunted growth from malnutrition. [Link] US/Saudi War Against Yemen Fyle
  • US suspends Syrian peace talks with Russia. The US is upset with Russia’s continued bombing of the Al-Nusra Front in East Aleppo. [Link] Syria Fyle
  • Russia moves new surface to air missiles to Syria. The missiles are capable of shooting down planes and acting as a missiles defense system. [Link] Syria Fyle
  • The Taliban were able to briefly retake the city of Kunduz, Afghanistan. The city is a major Northern city and is the capital of the providence. The Pentagon says US troops are ready to assist in retaking the city. [Link] Afghan forces were able to expel Taliban fighter from the center of the city. [Link] Afghanistan Fyle
  • A US solider member has been killed in Afghanistan. The solider was involved in operations against ISIS when killed by an IED. This is the 7th US solider to die in Afghanistan this year. [Link] Afghanistan Fyle

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