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Middle East

Why Black History Month makes me feel like a failure
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Israel study: UK variant sees serious Covid cases swell
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Lebanon registers 50 COVID-19 deaths, 3,373 more cases
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Is Israel legally obligated to provide Palestinians with vaccines?
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

New Zealand’s largest city back in lockdown as COVID lingers
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.



Military salute begins Captain Sir Tom's funeral
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Anas Sarwar is named new leader of the Scottish Labour Party after beating Monica Lennon in vote
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Turkey’s Galataport to go live in April, says Erdo?an
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

‘It’s manic depression or he ate a battery’. Russia’s Foreign Ministry endorses conspiracy-theorist initiative that attributes Alexey Navalny’s near-fatal illness to psychiatric drugs, not a chemical weapon
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

USA wants to snatch keys to Africa away from Russia
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Georgian Opposition Set Up Tents In Front Of Parliament
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.



Indonesia reports 6,208 new COVID-19 cases in single day
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Han Ye-ri Wins over Global Audiences in 'Minari'
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Pakistan's desire for peace must not be misunderstood, PAF chief says on 2nd anniversary of 'Operation Swift Retort'
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Myanmar: Police fire rubber bullets at anti-coup protesters
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Hirohito in Europe: 100 years on, historic imperial trip celebrated for its vision of peace
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

House passes $2.6 trillion pandemic relief bill, sends it to Senate
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Beware the inflation monster: Time to lock in your mortgage rate?
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Myanmar’s Anti-Regime Protesters Urge Asian Counterparts to Unite for General Strike
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



Desperate for more planes, cargo airlines are buying up aging passenger jets. Here's how they're converted to fly Amazon packages instead of people.
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Saudi crown prince approved murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi: U.S. intelligence report
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Column: A lesson from the last ‘normal’ pre-pandemic weekend: We’re not as smart as we think we are
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

“Homeland or Death” resounds honoring Cuba’s independence struggle
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

Twitter users have a field day with Ted Cruz campaign slogans
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Biden stresses unity as he tours storm-ravaged Texas
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Biden’s getting exactly the border crisis he asked for
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Some movement in Bracketology down the stretch
Star Tribune, Minnesota, U.S.

House passes Joe Biden's COVID relief bill with $1,400 stimulus checks, legislation heads to Senate
The Arizona Republic, Arizona, U.S.

Who won the first matchup between James Wiseman and LaMelo Ball?
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Hawaii edges Long Beach State in Big West series opener
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Sons of bureaucrat fired after COVID-19 fraud are suing the Ford government for $1M, alleging ‘indifference’ to theft
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

How many got the COVID-19 shot?
USA Today, Virginia, U.S.


Nigeria kidnappings: Hunt for 300 girls as second abducted school group freed
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Give us a break! Don’t think we’re not intelligent – LGBTQ+ proponents told
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Syria torture verdict, Darfur clashes, and a massacre in Tigray: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

NAS fighters clash with cattle keepers , SSPDF in Central Equatoria
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.