10 December 2019


ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Inspiration Pete Frates Dies at Age 34 (11)
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U.S. misled public on progress in Afghanistan war, report says (7)
AP WASHINGTON - The U.S. government across three White House administrations misled the public about failures in the Afghanistan war, often suggesting success where it didn't exist, according to thousands of pages of documents obtained by The Washington Post. The documents reveal deep frustrations about America's conduct of the Afghanistan war, including the ever-changing U.S.
Facts belied US ‘rosy' view of Afghanistan: WPost (3)
‘Afghanistan Papers' trove revealed by newspaper shows publicly optimistic officials knew war was unwinnable ByAT Contributor, Washington Senior US officials insisted that progress was being made in Afghanistan despite clear evidence the war there had become unwinnable, The Washington Post reported on Monday after obtaining thousands of US government documents on the conflict. The Post said it had collected more than 2,000 pages of notes of interviews
World trade without rules? US shuts down WTO appeals court (7)
Trump and his top trade negotiator, Robert Lighthizer, are especially vociferous critics of the WTO. 10 December 2019 | 14:38 Source: Associated Press Source: Associated Press Date added: 10 December 2019 Last update: 10 December 2019 | 14:38 Dennis Shea, US Ambassador to the WTO, arrives for the opening of the General Council, at the headquarters of the World Trade Organization, WTO, in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, Dec.
Grandson of George H.W. Bush launches run for Congress (4)
By Paul J. Weber - Associated Press - Updated: 4:49 p.m. on Monday, December 9, 2019 AUSTIN, Texas - Pierce Bush, the grandson of former President George H.W. Bush, announced his candidacy Monday for a congressional seat in Texas, becoming the latest member of his famous Republican family to enter politics. But his first run for office won't be easy.
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