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Thursday Morning Briefing

Thursday Morning Briefing

16 Aug 2018 Reuters Reuters

Qatar offers Turkey aid to support a rise in the lira, Trump revokes the security clearance of Obama-era CIA Director John Brennan and scientists seek new ways to combat Florida's growing 'red tide.'

Afghan schools hit as militants seek soft targets

Afghan schools hit as militants seek soft targets

16 Aug 2018 Reuters Reuters

A suicide bomb attack on a group of teenagers studying for university exams in Kabul on Wednesday shocked Afghanistan but it was only the latest in a series of attacks on schools which have proved an easy target for militant groups.