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Middle East

Turkey's 6.8-Magnitude Earthquake Kills 20, Injures 1015 in Elazig Province
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

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

Trump: Peace plan positive for Palestinians
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

US-crafted Israeli-Palestinian plan ‘fraud of the century’: Erekat
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Macron congratulates Aoun on govt formation
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

IAF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza in response to incendiary balloons
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

El Al allowing fliers to change tickets to China as virus scare widens — report
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Grenfell Tower inquiry member Benita Mehra resigns
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Nurse treating coronavirus sufferers in China claims 90,000 people have already been infected
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Turkey quake kills at least 22, rescuers dig for survivors
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Reuters: Trump’s defence team begins arguments in US Senate impeachment trial
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

‘I felt I wouldn’t survive to age 18’. How a Russian teenager faced years of abuse from her own mother and finally tried to escape
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

Those who spill Putin’s beans in corporate Russia have to go
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Eight Foreigners In Moscow Hospital May Have Coronavirus
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.

More Koreans Go on Holiday, Eat out over Lunar New Year
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Pakistan offers assistance as death toll from Turkey earthquake hits 22
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Iranian FM: Tehran still willing to negotiate with US
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Crew rescued after U.S. Navy chopper crashes off Okinawa
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Trump's lawyers begin his defence at Senate trial
Sify News, Chennai, India.

England's Stokes fined for foul fan rant
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

How Will Millions of Myanmar Migrant Workers Vote in the 2020 Election?
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

Canada has confirmed its first Wuhan coronavirus case in Toronto
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

In opening impeachment argument, Trump lawyers say Democrats want to overturn 2016 vote
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Presidential Candidates Out of Election Race in Guyana Because of Dual Citizenship
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Face masks selling out and Lunar New Year events canceled as Chicago’s Chinese community reacts to coronavirus spread
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Dividing the Caribbean, a new U.S. strategy
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

House report details Rick Perry’s involvement in Trump’s Ukraine ‘scheme’
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Security Token Platform Tokeny Partners with PwC Luxembourg
istockanalyst, Salem, Oregon, U.S.

Coronavirus full coverage: Cases grow around the world as China scrambles to contain the virus
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Why New York City should embrace — not shun — people from Ohio
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Xi says China faces 'grave situation' as virus death toll hits 42
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Boeing's 777X jetliner successfully completes maiden flight
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

A’s FanFest sights and sounds: Mike Fiers’ warm reception, Beane talks second base
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Tet parade brings jubilation to Little Saigon
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Trump wants a Democrat to vote for acquittal in impeachment trial. White House eyes Joe Manchin.
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

CNN’s planning a 2020 LGBTQ forum. Here are some issues advocates say the candidates should address.
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

First case of coronavirus in Canada identified at Toronto’s Sunnybrook hospital, province says
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Video: 'Take her out,' Trump appears to say about Ukraine ambassador's removal
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

A murder mystery, the PM and his estranged wife
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Medeama coach Samuel Boadu collapses and rushed to hospital during AshGold clash
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Yemen regression, climate refuge, and a Rohingya genocide ruling: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

U.S. Congresswomen urge to not include Sudan in new ban travel list
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.