Novice - Politika (angleščina)

US kills senior al-Qaeda leader in Syria airstrike
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An airstrike in northwest Syria Friday killed senior al-Qaeda leader Abdul Hamid al-Matar, according to the US Central Command. The military said it has "no indications of civilian casualties as a result of the strike."  (CNN)
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick pays out $25,000 to Democrat for Republican voter fraud
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A week after the 2020 election, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced that he was offering up to $1 million -- paid from his campaign account -- "to incentivize, encourage and reward people to come forward and report voter fraud."  (CNN)
Justice Sonia Sotomayor criticizes colleagues for allowing Texas abortion ban to remain in effect
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Justice Sonia Sotomayor sent a strong reminder Friday that she is not a justice looking to carve out compromises with a conservative majority.  (CNN)
US nearing a formal agreement to use Pakistan's airspace to carry out military operations in Afghanistan
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The Biden administration has told lawmakers that the US is nearing a formalized agreement with Pakistan for use of its airspace to conduct military and intelligence operations in Afghanistan, according to three sources familiar with the details of a classified briefing with members of Congress that took place on Friday morning.  (CNN)
Former DOJ official Jeffrey Clark, who pushed baseless election fraud claims, expected to testify before January 6 committee
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The House select committee investigating the US Capitol insurrection is planning for former Justice Department official Jeffrey Clark to testify next Friday -- teeing him up to be the first Trump administration official to comply with a subpoena for an interview with the panel, two sources familiar with the committee's inquiry told CNN.  (CNN)
US Rep. Glenn Thompson tests positive for Covid-19 and is being treated at Walter Reed hospital
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Rep. Glenn Thompson has tested positive for Covid-19, according to a statement released on Twitter, and is being treated at Walter Reed "out of an abundance of caution."  (CNN)
What comes next now that the House has referred Steve Bannon to the Justice Department
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The criminal contempt referral from the House of Representatives against right-wing agitator Steve Bannon landed at the DC US Attorney's Office on Thursday with unusual fanfare, setting off potentially weeks of legal decision-making at the Justice Department.  (CNN)
US recorded more than 1.6 million southern border arrests last year, highest on record
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US Border Patrol made nearly 1.66 million arrests for unlawful crossings on the US-Mexico border over the past year, the highest annual number of apprehensions on record, according to year-end data released by the agency Friday.  (CNN)
Liberals express concerns over concessions to Manchin and Sinema as Democrats struggle to close deal
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Democrats are once again on track to miss a self-imposed deadline to reach a deal on President Joe Biden's sweeping social safety net plan by the end of the week, as progressive Democrats confront the reality that many of their top priorities are going to be scrapped in a last-minute round of negotiation.  (CNN)
Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas convicted on all counts for illegal campaign contributions
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Part of the case alleged Lev Parnas made illegal donations to America First Action, a super PAC supporting former President Donald Trump.        (USA Today)