Top Stories: CIA Director On ISIS; Russia’s Huge, New Icebreaker

June 16, 2016

Good morning, here are our early stories:

— CIA Director: Battlefield Advances Have Not Degraded ISIS’ Terrorism Potential.

— Russia Launches World’s Biggest, Most Powerful Icebreaker.

And here are more early stories:

Trump Again Calls For Surveillance Of Mosques. (CNN)

Report: World Doping Agency Overlooked Alleged Russian Cheating. (New York Times)

Calif. Utility On Trial In Deadly Gas Explosion. (San Jose Mercury News)

Russia Calls 48-Hour Truce For Northern Syrian City, Aleppo. (AFP)

Report: Ethiopia Allegedly Brutally Repressing Protesters. (Human Rights Watch)

34 Migrants, Mostly Children, Found Dead In Niger Desert. (

South Africa On The 40th Anniversary Of The Soweto Uprising. (Guardian)

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