News Roundup 9/8/21

by | Sep 8, 2021

News Roundup 9/8/21

by | Sep 8, 2021

News Roundup from The Libertarian Institute by Kyle Anzalone

Korea

  • South Korea developed a new submarine-launched ballistic missile. [Link]

Afghanistan

  • The Taliban named a new temporary government. It is led by Mullah Akhund and the interior minister is sanctioned by the US. [Link]
  • UNICEF is attempting to reunite hundreds of Afghan children with their families after they became separated during the evacuation of Kabul. [Link]
  • Secretary of State Antony Blinken says the Taliban are allowing people with the proper documents to leave the country. [Link]
  • International aid groups are warning of a humanitarian collapse in Afghanistan as the US is withholding billions in aid and government funds. [Link]
  • China denies it is looking to take over the Bagram Airbase. [Link]

Iran

  • An Israeli official says the country is accelerating its plans to attack Iran. [Link]
  • The IAEA falsely claims the Iran nuclear program is rapidly growing. [Link]

Ethiopia

  • The Ethiopian government reports the Tigrayian forces killed 120 civilians over 2 days. [Link]
  • Sudan says the bodies of 29 Tigrayians washed up on the shores of a shared river during August. [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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