Today's Headlines and Commentary

The State Department revoked the visa of Fatou Bensouda, the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, over her attempts to investigate U.S. conduct in Afghanistan between 2002 and 2004, reports the New York Times.  President Trump withdrew the nomination of Ronald Vitiello to run U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Friday, saying he wants someone “tougher” to do the job, according to the Washington Post.  Trump’s attorney called on the Treasury Department to withhold his tax returns until the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel provides formal legal guidance on how to comply with a document request from the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, reports the Post. Talks between British Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn aimed at developing a compromise Brexit plan stalled on Friday, the Times reports.  In the Times, Carol Rosenberg explains how the…

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