Democrats said the transcripts showed that Flynn had lied to the FBI when he denied details of the conversation, and that he was undercutting a sitting president while ingratiating himself with a country that had just interfered in the 2016 presidential election.The GuardianTrudeau: Canadians watching US unrest and police violence in ‘shock and horror’Canadians are watching unrest and police violence in the United States in “shock and horror”, Justin Trudeau said on Friday but the prime minister cautioned that his country also has entrenched problems with racism. The city of Minneapolishas been rocked by a third night of violent protests over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, after a white police officer knelt on his neck as he lay on the ground following arrest. “Many Canadians of diverse backgrounds are watching, like all Canadians are, the news out of the United States with shock and with horror,” Trudeau told reporters at a daily briefing.’If you can say you can’t breathe, you’re breathing’: Mississippi mayor faces backlash over George Floyd commentsA mayor in Mississippi is facing fierce backlash and calls to resign after saying that he “didn see anything unreasonable” about the death of George Floyd.
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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) Taliban fighters attacked an army checkpoint in eastern Afghanistan, killing 14 military personnel, the Defense Ministry said Friday.Javid Faisal, spokesman for the Afghanistan national security adviser’s office, said despite sporadic clashes, a truce in effect during the three day Muslim holiday of Eid al Fitr, which ended Tuesday, would continue.The Taliban accused the Afghan government of carrying out an airstrike Wednesday killing several civilians. The government said the target was Taliban fighters.Neither side appeared ready to return to all out fighting, however. “The dtente that started during Eid al Fitr continues despite reports of scattered incidents to the contrary,” Faisal said.Meanwhile, a team of five Taliban members were in Kabul discussing the release of Taliban and Afghan government prisoners from.The Afghan government has released 2,000 Taliban prisoners since the signing of a peace deal between the United States and the Taliban on Feb.