News Roundup 11/7/17

Read Scott Horton's new book Fool's Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan
  • A police officer at a Miami Hurricanes football game punched a woman in the face. [Link]
  • Trump will ask Congress for another $5.9 billion in defense spending. The money is for more THAAD missiles in South Korea and for 3,500 troops to be sent to Afghanistan. [Link]
  • Iran will allow India to use a port in southern Iran. The access to the port will give India a trade route to central Asia and Afghanistan. [Link]
  • Two gunmen killed a Pakistani employee of the Pakistan consulate in Afghanistan. [Link]
  • Male rape is being weaponized in Libya. [Link]
  • Trump voices support for the Saudi purge. [Link]
  • The imprisoned Saudi princes have a combined wealth of over $33 billion. [Link]
  • Saudi Arabia claims a missile fired from Yemen, could be an “act of war” by Iran and Lebanon. [Link]
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Read Scott Horton's new book Fool's Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan