Weekly Security Review - May 22nd
Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour was likely killed in an airstrike in Pakistan on Saturday, two U.S. officials told CNN. Click here to read more.
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Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded media
A group the White House recently identified as a key surrogate in selling the Iran nuclear deal gave National Public Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues. Click here to read more.
U.S. again tells European banks trade with Iran is OK
The United States and its partners in the Iran nuclear talks are trying anew to convince European banks and businesses that now-legal trade with the Islamic Republic won’t be punished. Click here to read more.
Terror attack 'likeliest cause' of missing EgyptAir plane
Several scenarios could explain the mysterious disappearance of the EgyptAir flight between Paris to Cairo early Thursday, but experts say a terrorist attack is the most likely. Both France and Egypt have been leading targets for Islamist extremists in recent months. Click here to read more.