CommunityFDL Main Blog

The Roundup

{!hitembed ID=”hitembed_1″ width=”350″ height=”263″ align=”right” !}

Good morning.

International Politics


– More information on Turkey’s possible role in working with the Islamic State to prevent the Kurds from gaining more power

– President Barack Obama: In our war against the Islamic State, I vow we will not be an “occupying power“; Too late

Middle East

– Due to reports of Iraqi officers stopping Kurds from entering certain towns, the Iraqi government vowed to punish such officers

Asia and Oceania

– Secretary of State John Kerry: North Korea must end its “evil system” of prison camps, it is time to enter the 21st century


– After an alleged leader of Boko Haram was killed by the Nigerian military, over 260 Boko Haram militants surrendered

Previous post

Over Easy

Next post

Comcast Thinks Everyone Supports Their Merger With Time Warner, Even If They Don't

Brandon Jordan

Brandon Jordan

Brandon Jordan is a freelance journalist in Queens, NY and written for publications such as The Nation, In These Times, Truthout and more.