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Middle East

US election live updates: Early voting starts in four states
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Rami Levy said mulling withdrawal from Delek Israel deal
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Kremlin: bottle in Navalny case could have been evidence, but was removed from Russia
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Palestinian leadership is on a collision course with Arab countries
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Trump says Kuwait may soon normalize ties with Israel
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Covid: UK seeing second wave, says Boris Johnson
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Dennis Nilsen's final victims… as he rotted in jail: The shy hero who helped convict the killer
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Turkey pulled back Oruç Reis vessel to allow for diplomacy with Greece, says Erdo?an
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

‘Mr. Lukashenko — calm down’. How neighboring countries reacted to Lukashenko’s claims about closing Belarusian borders
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

Nord Stream 2 evolves into major battle inside Germany
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

South Africa Says Insufficient Evidence Of Iranian Plot To Assassinate U.S. Ambassador
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.

Trump to Block US Downloads of TikTok, WeChat on Sunday
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Shahid Khaqan paid most in taxes; Vawda, Buzdar among lawmakers who paid none: FBR 2018 data
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Belarus’ western borders open despite leader’s closure threat; 17 OSCE nations appoint team to probe election
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

How a small Nagoya firm made a big impact in coronavirus fight
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Covid 19 coronavirus: London cancels New Year's Eve celebrations
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Coronavirus LIVE updates: Victoria nervously watches new cluster, Australia boosts overseas flights, NSW records low case numbers
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Sacrifices of September 1988 Not Forgotten as Myanmar’s Long March to Democracy Continues
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

The best air purifiers
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

U.S. bans WeChat, TikTok, citing national security reasons
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Fair tax or tax hike? Emotional arguments project hope and fear as voters set to decide what could be Illinois’ biggest taxation shift in decades
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Omara Durand: The Revolution has given Para Olympic athletes the opportunity to make our dreams come true
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

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

Long a Democratic bastion, Minnesota is in play
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

CNN town hall shows how media edits things in favor of Biden, and against Trump
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

‘Powerless’ Kim Kardashian supposedly thought Kanye West was back on his medication
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Sawdust Art Festival opens Saturday in Laguna Beach as an outdoor marketplace
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

FBI director affirms Russia’s aim to ‘denigrate’ Biden ahead of election
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Police arrest man in fatal stabbing of caretaker of Rexdale mosque
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Judge orders Michigan to accept mail-in ballots for 2 weeks after Election Day
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Africa's week in pictures: 11 - 17 September 2020
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Don’t be instrument for violence - Afaglo tells journalists
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Yemen aid plea, Mali power struggle, and Storm Alpha: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

South Sudan remains the most dangerous place for aid workers: UN official
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.