Reuters: World News: Taliban storms west Afghanistan district, kills dozens

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Hundreds of Taliban fighters stormed a district in Afghanistan’s western Badghis province, with both Afghan government forces and the insurgent group suffering dozens of casualties, provincial officials said.

Reuters: World News


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Voice of America: US Revokes ICC Prosecutor’s Entry Visa Over Afghanistan Investigation

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The United States has revoked the entry visa of the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Fatou Bensouda, her office said on Thursday, a response to her inquiry into possible war crimes by U.S. forces in Afghanistan.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said last month the U.S. would withdraw or deny visas to ICC staff investigating such allegations against U.S. forces or their allies.

United Nations human rights experts called the reaction “improper interference” in the…

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FOX News: Motel 6 settles suit for $12M over guest names given to immigration officials

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Motel 6 reached a $12 million settlement with Washington state on Thursday after prosecutors said the chain violated privacy rights by giving information to immigration officials that sometimes led to the detainment or deportation of former guests.

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