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Middle East

Sudanese Protestors Take to The Streets Against Killing of Civilians
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Palestinian prisoner dies in solitary confinement in Israeli jail
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Altshuler Provident Funds begins successful IPO
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Zarif: Door is 'wide open' to negotiation if US lifts sanctions
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Capo no more, Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' set to learn sentence
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Hamas prisoner dies in his cell in Israel
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Number of new HIV cases up for second year in a row
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.



Scotland has highest drug death rate in EU
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Circus Rio acrobat, 28, fighting for life after falling 11 metres during trapeze performance
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Turkey to send fourth ship to East Med, despite EU sanctions decision
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

UkrInform: Szijjarto says not meddling in Ukraine’s elections
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

‘She was absolutely unstoppable’. A friend remembers Natalya Estemirova, the legendary human rights advocate killed in Chechnya 10 years ago today
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

US has three options to subdue Iran
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Pakistani Journalists Protest Censorship
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.



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

Korea Cannot Hope for U.S. Support in Spat with Japan
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Telensa to light up Dunedin, smartly
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

State Bank raises benchmark interest rate to 13.25pc
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Retracing Germany’s tragic Kindertransport, 80 years later
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Morinaga Milk to again consider business merger with snack-maker Morinaga & Co.
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Indonesian tourist hotspot of Bali struck by 'very strong' magnitude 5.7 quake
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Mortaza remains captain as Bangladesh name squad for SL tour
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Tracking your movements: Telstra backed data startup raises $143m
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Constitution Amendment Committee Returns Nearly 4,000 Recommendations
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



SIB expands our horizons
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

APPLY NOW: Insider Inc. is hiring fall editorial and video fellows, business reporters, and more
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Tweets condemned as racist are part of Trump's plan, and strategists say it may work
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Bahamian Officials Nab 12 Migrants in Human Smuggling and Drug Trafficking Bust
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Lyft cited for failing to warn city about violent behavior of driver who later allegedly killed a taxi driver
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

International investors recognize Cuba's guarantees, despite pressure from Washington
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

Woman accuses Trump of sexual assault in New York in 1990s
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

How the women of NASA made their mark on the space program
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Bill De Blasio is bad for NYC, but great for Andrew Cuomo
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

JPMorgan profit beats estimates on strength in consumer banking
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Wells Fargo's quarterly profit rises 22%
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

California’s new wildfire plan: 5 things to know
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Overwatch League teams will play in home cities for Season 3
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Trump says they ‘hate our country.’ The Democrats he attacked say the country ‘belongs to everyone.’
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Democrats challenge a Florida law that puts Trump’s name ahead of rivals’ on the 2020 ballot
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

The people in the cronyism scandal that has rocked Premier Doug Ford’s government
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Budget office: U.S. federal deficit will top record $1 trillion
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Ex-football star killed in South Africa
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

AFC provides US$100 million to Aker Energy's deepwater offshore oil project in Ghana
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

EU links normalization with Sudan to power transfer to civilians
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.