Read — 2017/07/16

by shwolff

Today’s selection of articles:

  1. Iran dominates in Iraq after U.S. ‘handed the country over’“, by Tim Arango (NY Times).

And in historic news,

  1. Ex-Czar of Russia killed by order of Ural Soviet” (NY Times, 20 July 1918). A chilling reminder of human history and the limitations (and biases) of news media.
  2. Execution of the Romanov family” (Wikipedia).
  3. 1961 Ndola United Nations DC-6 crash” (Wikipedia).