Todays News 8/17/16

  • The Saudi led war on Yemen has cost Yemen over $14 Billion. This includes $3.6 Billion in damages to the healthcare system. Yemen was the poorest country in The Middle East prior to the Saudi led war. [Link] US/Syria War Against Yemen Fyle
  • China will give military training and weapons to Syrian President Assad. This is a change in Chinese policy, as China typically stays out of Middle Eastern affairs. [Link] Syria Fyle
  • US-Backed Syrian Rebels allow ISIS fights safe passage out of Manbj, Syria. After weeks of heavy fighting, Rebels and ISIS fighters agreed that if ISIS fighters put down their weapons, they could leave the city. US drones did not strike the ISIS convoy as it left the city. [Link] Syria Fyle
  • In Serbia, Vice President Biden was protested by many people yelling support for Donald Trump. This is likely a response to Biden and the Clintons bombing Serbia during Bill Clinton’s Presidency. [Link] 2016 Fyle
  • In the UK, expensive college does not mean jobs. Nearly half of recent graduates are living at home again. [Link] UK Fyle
  • As Obamacare continues to fail, it is leaving many consumers with few to no choices on the Obamacare exchanges. In one county in AZ, there is set to be no insures on the exchange next year. In many other states it looks like consumers will only have one plan to choose from. [Link] Free Market Fyle

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