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Middle East

UAE submits notes to UN on Qatar’s interception of aircraft
Al Arabiya, Website of Al Arabiya News Channel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

US urges Turkey not attack Syria's Afrin
Al Arabiya News, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

‘The Stability of the Middle East is at Stake’: Q&A with UNRWA’s Spokesperson on Trump’s Funding Cuts
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Hungary blasted over 'Stop Soros' bill targeting NGOs
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Teva hit as US hospitals form generic drug rival
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

HRW: Bahrain’s tolerance for dissent approaching vanishing point
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Stopgap U.S. government funding bill clears hurdle in House
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Israel announces reopening of Jordanian embassy
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Bibi pitches Bollywood to turn popcorn into plane tickets
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Macron hails new UK-France Calais treaty
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

UCC storm to victory over CIT in Fitzgibbon Cup
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Meghan Markle says a hen do in Cardiff would be 'fun'
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

'Sandhurst Treaty': Britain and France agree new deal on border security
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Turkey not satisfied by US remarks about YPG army: Turkish FM
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

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Asia

Tax Money Could Be Better Spent Than This Anti-Pollution Drive
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

NA adopts resolution condemning Imran, Rashid's 'anti-parliament' verbal onslaught
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Kashmiri-origin Nus Ghani becomes first Muslim woman minister to address House of Commons
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Tochigi trounces Shiga in teams’ first game after All-Star break
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

American Airlines adding shuttle service between NY, Chicago
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Albuquerque fifth-grader mistakenly passes marijuana in school
Sify News, Chennai, India.

8@eight: ASX set for positive open, while markets slow down after frantic start to year
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Rakhine Lawmaker Speaks to The Irrawaddy Moments Before Being Jailed
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

Trust in U.S. Leadership Plummets to Historic Low Under Trump: Poll
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, California, U.S.

Jacqueline Willoughby resigns from the PSU
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

A contagious dog flu may be on the rise in the US
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Daughter of California couple charged with abusing their 13 children plotted escape for 2 years
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Urges Collective Effort to Curb Visitor Harassment
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Highlights from the Bears' introduction of their new coordinators
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

GOP plan to head off government shutdown leaves out Harvey disaster aid
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Trump administration takes steps to protect medical providers who oppose abortions
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Cold weather chills U.S. homebuilding; jobless claims at 45-year low
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Russia accuses Washington of leaking diplomats' bank details
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Dazzle Jazz is giving a free wedding to the couple with the best love story
The Denver Post, Denver, Colorado, U.S.

Congress Introduces Automatic Voter Registration Legislation
The Leadership Conference, U.S. Civil and Human Rights Coalition, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Barry Sherman, whose sudden death along with his wife’s are under investigation, among newest Order of Canada inductees
The Vancouver Sun, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Trump pushes back on chief of staff claims that border wall pledges ‘uninformed’
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

South Africa: Cape Town slashes water use amid drought
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

India successfully tests ICBM
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

EXCLUSIVE: Audit exposes UN food agency’s poor data-handling
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Arman warns against attempts to exclude SPLM-N Agar from Sudan's Two Areas process
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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