Taliban steps up attacks in Afghanistan, the Nunes Memo & the Mueller investigation
On this week’s Your Call media roundtable, we’ll discuss the recent Taliban and ISIS suicide bombings in Afghanistan, which killed at least 138 people. According to reports, as the Taliban gains more territory, the Pentagon has tried to censor information about how much of the country is controlled by insurgent groups.
We’ll also discuss the vote by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee to release the so-called FISA abuse memo. What caught your attention in the media this week?
Ali Latifi, freelance journalist based in Kabul
Peter Stone, special correspondent and investigative reporter for McClatchy Newspapers
John Nichols, national affairs correspondent for The Nation magazine, and author of "Horsemen of the Trumpocalyse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America"
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