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Middle East

Sisi Kicks Off Berlin Visit for G20 Africa Compact
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Actor and Trump backer Jon Voight honoured with national medal
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Bezeq Q3 profit dips 18%
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Crisis-swept Lebanon in gridlock after Safadi withdrawal
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Emirates announces $16 billion deal to buy 50 Airbus 350
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

FIFA should ban PA Football Association for boycotting Israelis, watchdog says
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Lebanese protests test Hezbollah’s role as Shiites’ champion
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Hong Kong Polytechnic University: Protesters arrested as they run from campus
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

One dead and four rescued after suspension bridge collapses in France
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Turkey asks Germany to arrest, extradite YPG ringleader
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

UkrInform: Ukrainian small businesses can receive support under EBRD program
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Russian lawmakers add amendment on ‘harassment’ to draft legislation against domestic violence
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

Italy: A poisoned society?
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Probe Started Into Alleged Audio Recording Of Tashkent Mayor Threatening To 'Destroy' Journalists
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.

Can Seoul Handle the Fallout of Scrapping Intel Pact with Japan?
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Interpol plans to condemn encryption spread, citing predators, sources say
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Ex Indian army official faces backlash for remarks advocating rape, death in Kashmir
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Four dead after gunman opens fire at California backyard party
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Beijing’s high-risk endgame in Hong Kong
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Man in Mongolia catches bubonic plague after eating wild rabbit
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Pakistan launches surface-to-surface ballistic missile Shaheen-1
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Best of cartoons, November 19, 2019
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Busan Summit to Reinforce Partnership Between the ROK and ASEAN
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

VR isn't just for gamers — here's how Audi, Lowe's and Macy's are using it to boost sales and employee training (M, WMT, AUDVF, LOW, UPS)
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

4 dead, 6 wounded in California football party shooting
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

UN Calls for Urgent Action to Curb Rise in Hunger and Obesity in Latin America and the Caribbean
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

HP rejects takeover offer from Xerox
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

ALBA-TCP Political Council condemns coup and calls for the defense of Bolivia
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

Internet reacts to Marianne Williamson's reference to 'dark psychic force'
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Will Ether Remain a Commodity After Ethereum 2.0 Upgrade?
istockanalyst, Salem, Oregon, U.S.

As Hong Kong is torn by unrest, a family anguishes over whether to stay or go
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Russia ‘truthers’ will never admit reality
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Shares grind towards record high as China trims key rate
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Emirates says it ordered 50 Airbus A350 in a deal worth $16 billion
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Ask Amy: I want to report my annoying neighbor for disability fraud
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Santa Ana Police motorcycle officer seriously injured in collision with patrol car
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

How a CIA analyst, alarmed by Trump’s shadow foreign policy, triggered an impeachment inquiry
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Transitioning ThinkProgress
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

They complained for years about their water — and were told it was safe. Now Tottenham residents know it’s been tainted all along
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Police make arrests after briefly storming protest at Hong Kong university
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Igbo community in Liverpool: 'Like a home from home'
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Bank of Ghana Receiver working to pay locked funds of depositors of MFIs – Deputy Governor
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Hungry Zimbabweans, deadly demos, and a growing threat in Colombia: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Sudan's militia sues communist politician for defamation
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.