October 6, 2021
The Trouble With Facebook; Pandora Papers Leaked; Chinese Provocations in Taiwan; The Two Koreas Reopen Hotline; ISIS Bombing at Kabul Mosque; Saudi Arabia-Iran Talks
The Trouble With Facebook
Pandora Papers Leaked
"Offshore Havens and Hidden Riches of World Leaders and Billionaires Exposed in Unprecedented Leak" International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, October 3, 2021

"Governments Launch Investigations After Pandora Papers Show How Elite Shield Riches" Aaron Gregg; Isabelle Khurshudyan; Maria Luisa Paul; Jennifer Hassan; Sammy Westfall; Adam Taylor -- The Washington Post, October 4, 2021

"What's in the Pandora Papers? And Why Does South Dakota Feature So Heavily?" Beverly Moran -- The Conversation, October 5, 2021

"A Look at World Leaders Named in the Pandora Papers" Associated Press, October 5, 2021
Chinese Provocations in Taiwan

"U.S.-China Politics Collide Over Taiwan Airspace" Michael Swaine -- Responsible Statecraft, October 6, 2021

"Joe Biden's Taiwan Agreement' with Xi Jinping Causes Confusion" John Feng -- Newsweek, October 6, 2021

Photo by Tyrone Siu/Reuters and Backgrounder by Council on Foreign Relations
The Two Koreas Reopen Hotline
"North Korea Reopens Communication and Military Hotline with South" Jake Kwon and Maija Ehlinger -- New York Post, October 4, 2021

"South Korea Looks to Germany for Reunification Pointers" Julian Ryall -- Deutsche Welle, October 3, 2021

"North Korea Hints It’s Ready to Talk, Just Not With the US" William Gallo -- VOA News, October 5, 2021
ISIS Bombing at Kabul Mosque

"Terrorists Behind Afghanistan Mosque Blast Caught, ISIS-K Cell Wiped Out: Taliban" Hollie McKay and Lee Brown -- New York Post, October 4, 2021

"Afghanistan Isn't Good Terrorist Real Estate" Paul Pillar -- Foreign Policy, October 3, 2021

Photo and Story by Reuters
Saudi Arabia-Iran Talks
"Opinion: How Regional Realignments Are Helping Depressurize the Middle East" David Ignatius -- Washington Post, October 5, 2021

No White Smoke in Iran-Saudi Talks” Salah Nasrawi -- Ahram Online, October 1, 2021

Iran Won’t Forget Friends After Sanctions Era, MP Says” Tehran Times, October 2, 2021