News Roundup 10/27/21

by | Oct 27, 2021

News Roundup 10/27/21

by | Oct 27, 2021

News Roundup from The Libertarian Institute by Kyle Anzalone

US News

  • The US attempts to appeal to the UK high court to have Julian Assange extradited to the US. Kevin Gosztola breaks down the events in this Twitter thread. [Link]
  • Taiwan is the number one issue for the CIA’s new anti-China center. [Link]
  • Senators Warner and Cornyn send Biden a letter urging the president to not sanction India over the purchase of Russian air defense systems. [Link]

Middle East

  • Israel resumed the destruction of a Palestinian cemetery. [Link]
  • ISIS killed 11 people in an attack on an Iraqi village. [Link]
  • Biden officials say the US will not be leaving Syria anytime soon. [Link]
  • US-backed Syrian Kurds launch a massive conscription campaign. [Link]
  • The Saudis claim they have killed another 85 Houthi fighters in airstrikes. [Link]

Sudan

  • Axios reports the US was informed by the Sudanese coup leader of the plan to overthrow the government the day before the coup happened. [Link]
  • More Congolese women alleged they were raped by WHO employees during the recent ebola outbreak. The youngest victim is a 14-year-old who later gave birth. [Link]

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