CIA fights for new approach in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON – The rapid US military withdrawal from Afghanistan is putting intense pressure on the CIA to find new ways to gather intelligence and carry out counterterrorism strikes in the country, but the agency has little good options. The CIA, which has been at the heart of the 20-year U.S. …

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Wynyard Care Center Residents Test Brain Trainer Plus | Avocado

lifestyle, wynyard care center, brain trainer, yvonne hunter, tammy bramich Residents of the Wynyard Care Center test themselves at new games with support from the community. The center purchased a Brain Trainer Plus device that offers quizzes and memory games suitable for older residents. Operations manager Yvonne Hunter said she …

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G-7 countries reach landmark deal on global tax reform

British Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak (left to right), US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva and Canadian Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland discussing the first day of the Group of Seven Finance Ministers at Lancaster House in London on June 4, 2021. Stéphane Rousseau | AFP …

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Mexican voters go to the polls in biggest election ever

Voters will decide all of the 500 deputies in the lower house of Congress as well as state governors. Thousands of state and local officials and mayors will also compete at the polls. And although President Andrés Manuel López Obrador is not up for election, the vote is largely an …

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