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Middle East

On Russia’s Syria pullout claims, Pentagon voices skepticism
Al Arabiya, Website of Al Arabiya News Channel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Iran puts pressure on Houthis to bring back body of their missile expert
Al Arabiya News, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

How Trump 'Revived the Market' for Palestinian Flags & Kaffiyehs in Lebanon
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Japan picks 'North' as 2017 symbol amid N Korea threat
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Restrictive Saturday trading bill passes first reading
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Saudi Arabia says it will allow cinemas to operate for the first time in decades
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Alabama foes make final push before big Senate vote
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Iron Dome intercepts missile fired from Gaza to Israel
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Jewish Agency chief: Reform criticism of Trump’s Jerusalem move was ‘terrible’
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.



UK snow: Ice warning as commuters face delays
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Older people not getting access to services they need, almost half die in hospital - report, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Mother ran over man with his own car in drunken rampage
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Macron is 'pretty sure Trump will change his mind' on Paris climate pact
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

S-400 missile deal with Russia to be finalized: Erdo?an
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.



Huge Business Contingent to Accompany Moon on China Visit
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Work on three CPEC projects halted till China’s approval, says planning minister
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Amnesty International accuses EU of abetting migrant rights violations in Libya
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Tokyo-based fund CEO leads public-private fight against diseases around globe
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Turbulent Senate race now in hands of Alabama voters
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

China video game craze drives booming e-sports market
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Ashes 2017/18: Josh Hazlewood targets key wicket of England captain Joe Root
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Myanmar to Delay Law That Would Have Allowed More Foreign Investment
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



Nearing the End Game: The 6 Phases of Trump’s Plan to Fire Robert Mueller
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, California, U.S.

House meeting today
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

THE DIGITAL DISRUPTION IN HOME LOANS REPORT: How fintechs are upending the mortgage space and creating opportunities for retail banks
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Republican Moore embraces Trump message on eve of Alabama election
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Post-Hurricane Curfew in Dominica Now Completely Lifted
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

West Side high school students among 2 dead, 3 wounded in shootings
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Trump administration gives tax overhaul plan rosy assessment
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Government warns that North Atlantic right whales could become extinct
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Bitcoin slips to around $16,300, futures volumes drop
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

EU tells Netanyahu it rejects Trump's Jerusalem move
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Denver Sheriff Department reorganizes its top ranks, includes the promotion of a former sheriff
The Denver Post, Denver, Colorado, U.S.

Congress Introduces Automatic Voter Registration Legislation
The Leadership Conference, U.S. Civil and Human Rights Coalition, Washington, D.C., U.S.

San Mateo County officials to take on ‘killer robots’
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Aliso Viejo homebuying: 6 reasons why it was steamy in October
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Alec Baldwin is concerned for all the Hollywood predators who have ‘lost their jobs, their reputations and their legacy’
The Vancouver Sun, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Obama and Biden join Trump in recording calls for Ala. Senate hopefuls
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.


EU governments complicit in migrant torture in Libya, says Amnesty
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Subway bomb in New York injures 3 people
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

African cities – time for urgent reform
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

South Sudan declares state of emergency in lakes region
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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