The AP is reporting that US troops clash with pro-government group in northeast Syria leaving one dead.
Notable headlines of the week were:
From Reuters & The New York Times - 2 US Soldiers were killed with 6 more wounded in an insider attack last Saturday in Afghanistan. There are roughly 14,000 US Troops still stationed in Afghanistan.
From The Wall Street Journal & The New York Times (Source1, Source2) - Trump Proposed a $4.8 Trillion Budget that aims to reduce deficits by $4.6 trillion over a decade by cutting Medicare and Medicaid. The proposed budget also increases funds for the military, veterans, and the border wall.
And from The New York Times - Radio Sputnik, a propaganda arm of the Russian government, began broadcasting on three Kansas City-area radio stations during prime drive time.
This has been your weekly news update for February 9th-15th, 2020.Links to all the sources for each news summary are in the show notes & at our website, www.wnu.news. Please subscribe, share this podcast with your friends, & review us on iTunes & Google. Thank you for listening.