Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of June 17, 2019)

Inside Flipboard By Heather Chin June 24, 2019

The purported wreckage of the American drone is seen displayed by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) in Tehran, Iran June 21, 2019. Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. Tensions between the United States and Iran escalated this week. U.S. military planes were reportedly close to launching an attack before President Donald Trump called off the strike on Iran, which had earlier shot down an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone that they claim entered their airspace. Trump also announced, then hit the pause button on, a nationwide immigration raid targeting an estimated 2,000 immigrant families, including those with U.S. citizen children. Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan withdrew as Trump’s nominee to fill the position permanently. U.S. Secretary of the Army Mark Esper was tapped to replace him in the interim position. There were two notable deaths this week: former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, who collapsed…

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