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Middle East

Iraq Arrests Top ISIS Operative in Mosul
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Jokowi declared Indonesia president; Prabowo readies challenge
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

The Art of Thinking Well
Asharq Al-Awsat, Pan-Arab daily, London, England.

Netanyahu asks for whole year deferral of hearing
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Palestinians will not attend US-sponsored conference in Bahrain: Minister
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Customs partially ends strike, fuel deliveries resume
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

COGAT announces Gaza fishing zone extension, does not mention ceasefire
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Failure to launch? Economic workshop signals little appetite for US peace plan
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Niki Lauda, Austrian Formula 1 legend, dies at 70
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Nan Winton dead: BBC's first female TV newsreader dies aged 93
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Turkish and Russian defense ministers discuss Idlib
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

UkrInform: Bad weather leaves 146 towns and villages in Ukraine without electricity
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

"Progress of the World's Women 2019: Families in a Changing World"
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Navalny Aide Volkov Arrested, Charged Over Unsanctioned Rally
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

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Asia

Indonesia elected as UNESCO`s Executive Board member
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Korean Go Master Wins Japanese Honor
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Commerce Commission seeks feedback on fibre regulation regime
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

SBP warns of higher inflation next fiscal year
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Iran quadruples production of enriched uranium: Officials
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Man arrested for allegedly threatening to kill member of AKB48 spin-off group
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Woman and child found dead at lookout south of Sydney
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Eiffel Tower evacuated as man tries to scale it
Sify News, Chennai, India.

World's indoor rainforest creator to transform Anglesea mine
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Left Without Electricity or Shade, Cyclone Fani Victims Face Dangerous Heatwave
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

The courtroom-to-prison video live link
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

Google suspended some business with Huawei after Trump blacklisted the company
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

'Like Christmas every day': A billionaire's pledge to erase this class's college debts could echo for decades
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Trinidad Prison Escapees Release Video Claiming Innocence
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Yu Darvish-Jake Arrieta duel ends with Cubs blowing 9th-inning lead in 10-inning loss to Phillies
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

The new families code must support the Revolutionís social justice project
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

Beto O'Rourke calls on Houstonians to help him win the White House
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

16-year-old boy is fifth migrant child to die recently after Border Patrol detention
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

New York’s energy policy depends on an impossible fantasy
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

British government, company owner must save British Steel: union
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

China Eastern asks Boeing for compensation over 737 MAX grounding
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Letter: 5G towers going in near homes, etc. without proof of safety
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Andrelton Simmons, Shohei Ohtani injured in Angels’ loss
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

The narrator in chief: Trump opines on the 2020 Democrats ó and so much more
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Republicans are undermining Michigan’s redistricting effort, secretary of state says
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Parents who adopt get less paid leave than biological parents. Thatís unfair, new report says
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

South Korea, U.S. consider 'various ways' to resume talks with N. Korea
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Malawi election: Voters weigh up choice in close race
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

NPP will go back to opposition in 2020 - Prophet 1 Predicts
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

The Hodeidah smokescreen: A real peace deal requires Yemeni buy-in
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

South Sudan to close some diplomatic missions abroad
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.