What We're Following This Afternoon

Editor’s Note: This article previously appeared in a different format as part of The Atlantic’s Notes section, retired in 2021.

Re-examining the Kunduz airstrike: Christopher Stokes, the general director of Doctors Without Borders (MSF), says it’s “quite hard to understand and believe” that the relief organization’s hospital in Afghanistan was mistakenly hit by a U.S. airstrike. His comments came at an event in which MSF released an initial internal review of the October 3 strike that killed at least 30 people. Update: More here

‘A new era’: Justin Trudeau, Canada’s new prime minister, tells diplomats in a letter: “Today begins a new era in Canadian international engagement.” The Canadian Press says the message is a departure from “ the strict message control that the Harper Conservative government imposed on its most seasoned diplomats over much of the past decade.” Update: More here

For your reading pleasure: The full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership is out. You can find it here.