Top Headlines From Around the World

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Middle East

Libya’s migrant route is a heaving hub for illegal trade
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Iraqi forces intensify assault against ISIL in Fallujah
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

8 cos interested in Israel Railways electric cars tender
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Almost every female Israeli lawmaker has been victim of sexual harassment or assault
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

No heavy water for US without upfront payment: Iran's atomic agency
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

China lashes out at US defense secretary criticisms
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

French Jews flee Paris suburbs over rising anti-Semitism
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

Lone soldiers on the home front, Part 1
Ynet News, News website, Tel Aviv, Israel.



'Final assault' on IS in Falluja begins
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Zoo chief stands by decision to shoot dead gorilla, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Witnesses: Harambe got more aggressive as people reacted
CNN International, London, England.

Melbourne's struggling Kambrya College features in ABC series Revolution School
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

France braced for week of transport strike chaos
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Under the Irish Sky! or Gallipoli or Antep?
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

The Daily Beast: The US violates its own sanctions to buy Russian space rockets
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Crimean Prosecutor Warns Tatar Journalist Over 'Extremist' Views
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

To attract Islamic capital, Russia to soon close deals
Russia & India Report, Moscow, Russia.

Ammunition Depot Fire 'Kills 17' In India
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.



Indonesian ministers coordinate to overcome price instability
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Kuomintang blocks premier's first report
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Ban Ki-moon Should Concentrate on His UN Job
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Qualcomm wants to make kids' wearables a thing
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Budget, uplift plans get PM’s virtual nod
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Brazil Petrobras scandal: Minister Fabiano Silveira resigns over leaked audio
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Turkey urged to open border after Islamic State onslaught traps over 100,000 Syrians in small area
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Man who raised shot gorilla 'heartbroken'
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

North Korea fails to launch Musudan missile
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Geelong wall collapse: Man killed while at work
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

New Taipei City museums go virtual
Taiwan Today, Government Information Office, Taipei, Taiwan.

Big Cats Removed From Thailand’s Infamous Tiger Temple
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



5 Top Commencement Speech Zingers This Graduation Season
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, California, U.S.

Evergreen hauls Belize Bank and others before US Federal Court
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

Stephen Curry's daughter once again stole the show after huge Game-7 win
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

North Korea attempts missile launch, unsuccessfully, according to the South
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Maduro: Venezuela committed to PetroCaribe agreement
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Authorities say 12-year old boy missing in Kankakee River
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

The Battle Over Public Drinking Water Has Just Begun
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Two arrested in Rio gang-rape case; victim in protective custody
Globe and Mail The, Centrist daily, Toronto, Canada.

Winning numbers for May 30, 2016
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Obama, marking Memorial Day, calls on Americans to remember 'those from whom we asked everything'
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Ex-Knicks coach: Jeff Hornacek can only fix so much
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

North Fork wine region aims to balance growth, rural appeal
Newsday, Melville, NY, U.S.

Fact-checking Bernie Sanders on 'Meet the Press'
Politifact, St. Petersburg, Florida, U.S..

Attempted North Korea missile launch fails: South Korea
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Verizon, unions agree to pay raises, new jobs to end strike
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Royal Gorge conductor run over, killed by train, sheriff’s office says
The Denver Post, Denver, Colorado, U.S.

Clean-energy jobs surpass oil drilling for first time in U.S
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Memorial Day photos: Orange County remembers, honors those who paid the ultimate price
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

The Tragically Hip adds another show at Rogers Arena
The Vancouver Sun, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

For a President Trump, global real estate deals present unprecedented gray areas
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

This Is What Happens When You Make Trump Commander In Chief
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

White House lockdown lifted after object thrown over fence deemed harmless
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Chad's Habre gets life in landmark case
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Cassava processors advised to improve handling practices
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Chad ex-dictator guilty of war crimes
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Will US aid change?
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

S. Sudan's Dinka elders protest global opposition to 28 states
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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