News Roundup 10/26/21

by | Oct 26, 2021

News Roundup 10/26/21

by | Oct 26, 2021

News Roundup from The Libertarian Institute by Kyle Anzalone

US News

  • The Senate NDAA will include funding for people who claim to be suffering from “Havana Syndrome.” [Link]

Afghanistan

  • Reports say 16 people died in Taliban operations against alleged ISIS-K kidnappers. Ten of the dead are civilians. [Link]

Israel

  • Israel labeled six human rights groups that advocate for Palestinians as terrorist organizations. The Israeli envoy to the US will meet with American officials to explain the decision. [Link]
  • Only 10% of people in Gaza have access to clean drinking water. A quarter of illnesses in Gaza are estimated to be caused by unsafe water. [Link]
  • Israel carried out two drone strikes in Syria. [Link]

Middle East

  • Turkey says the ten Western diplomats who had called for Turkey to release a prisoner had walked back that demand. Turkey’s leader Erdogan also walked back expelling the diplomats. [Link]
  • US Envoy to Iran Robert Malley says talks with Iran are at a critical phase. [Link]
  • Iran says its gas stations were the target of a cyber attack. [Link]

Sudan

  • At least seven people were killed during protests against the military coup in Sudan. [Link]

About Kyle Anzalone

Kyle Anzalone is news editor of the Libertarian Institute, opinion editor of Antiwar.com and co-host of Conflicts of Interest with Will Porter and Connor Freeman.

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