News Roundup 10/5/20

by | Oct 5, 2020

News Roundup 10/5/20

by | Oct 5, 2020

News Roundup from The Libertarian Institute by Kyle Anzalone

US News

  • The US unloads 1.1 million barrels of Iranian oil pirated from a tanker. [Link]
  • American Airlines and United Airlines are threatening to cut 10,000s of jobs. The Democrats are pushing for another bailout. [Link]
  • Reps Gabbard and Massie call for the charges against Assange to be dropped to protect press freedom. [Link]
  • The US sanctions eight Belarusians. [Link]

Afghanistan

  • A truck bomb kills 15 people in Afghanistan. [Link]

Middle East

  • Iran delivers three tankers of oil to Venezuela. [Link]
  • The Iraqi Prime Minister confirms 2,500 troops have withdrawn from Iraq. [Link]
  • The Houthi are close to taking the oil-rich area of Yemen. [Link]
  • The World Health Organization is investigating claims of sexual abuse by aid workers at Ebola camps in the Congo. [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.

Our Books

thisone

Related Articles

Related

News Roundup 2/2/2023

News Roundup 2/2/2023

Russia British Defense Secretary Ben Wallace said Wednesday that sending fighter jets to Ukraine isn’t the right approach “for now,” but stressed that nothing should be ruled out. AWC A former British MP that held a position in Britain’s Ministry of Defense said on...

read more
News Roundup 2/2/2023

News Roundup 2/1/2023

Russia Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday said Ukraine needs to secure the supply of new weapons from its Western backers and that arms deliveries need to speed up. AWC Adm. Rob Bauer, the head of NATO’s Military Committee, said that NATO is “ready” for...

read more
News Roundup 2/2/2023

News Roundup 1/27/2023

US News Released this week as part of an effort to kickstart his presidential campaign, former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo caused considerable controversy in addressing, and ultimately dismissing, Saudi Arabia’s 2018 assassination and dismemberment of Washington...

read more
News Roundup 2/2/2023

News Roundup 1/25/2023

Russia The Biden administration is now leaning toward sending its M1 Abrams tanks to Ukraine despite recent comments from Pentagon officials about how they would be difficult for Ukrainian forces to maintain, The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. AWC The risk of...

read more
News Roundup 2/2/2023

News Roundup 1/23/2023

Russia The German foreign intelligence service assesses that Kiev is losing a "three-digit number" of soldiers daily, according to a report in Der Spiegel. Berlin informed politicians of the assessment during a secret meeting this week. AWC The Pentagon has decided to...

read more
News Roundup 2/2/2023

News Roundup 1/19/2023

Russia The US and its allies are holding a series of meetings this week in Europe where new pledges for military aid to Ukraine are expected to be made, and more countries might agree to arm Kyiv with tanks. AWC Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley...

read more

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This