Britany Riley // 11/26/17 //
Justice Department officials are preparing to announce several cases against Iranian suspects, including charges arising out of a hack of HBO, reports Devlin Barett in the Washington Post.
The United States, along with Afghan allies, have begun a series of strikes on narcotics labs in southern Afghanistan, marking the beginning of an expanded air war under the Trump administration (WaPo).
The US Government’s drive to cut foreign aid—particularly anticorruption aid—in favor of military spending is shortsighted, even on national security grounds, writes Nick Gersh at the Global Anticorruption Blog.
The Trump administration imposed sanctions on a “large-scale” counterfeiting ring run out of Iran (WSJ).