News Roundup 3/16/2022

by | Mar 16, 2022

News Roundup 3/16/2022

by | Mar 16, 2022

News Roundup from The Libertarian Institute by Kyle Anzalone

US News

  • The US donated 4.9 million Pfizer covid vaccination doses to Vietnam through Covax. [Link]
  • The Chicago police officer who shot and killed Adam Tolodeo will not be charged. [Link]
  • A US consulate in Mexico closes after coming under fire. [Link]

Russia

  • Ukraine’s president addressed the American Congress. He compared the Russian attack to 9/11 and called for a no-fly zone. [Link]
  • Biden tweets “We will make sure Ukraine has weapons to defend against the invading Russian force.” He added the US would welcome Ukrainian refugees. [Link]
  • US troops will remain deployed near the Polish border. [Link]
  • Estonia calls for a no-fly zone over Ukraine. [Link]

Korea

  • South Korea says North Korea is carrying out work at a nuclear test site. [Link]

Iran

  • Iran blames the US for holding up a return to the Iran nuclear deal. [Link]
  • Iran warned it would not tolerate threats from Iraqi soil. [Link]

Somalia

  • AFRICOM tells Senators it may deploy troops to Somalia. [Link]

Articles by Kyle Anzalone and Will Porter

Russia Says US Gave ‘Written Guarantees’ on Iran Nuclear Cooperation

Over 1 Million Somali Children Near Starvation as Pentagon Plans New Troop Deployment

Top Polish Official Wants Armed NATO ‘Peace Mission’ for Ukraine

About Kyle Anzalone

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

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