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Middle East

Calais refugee camp known as ‘the Jungle’ to close on Monday: France
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Cameroon train crash: Scores killed, hundreds injured
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Proofpoint buys Israeli cloud security co FireLayers for $55m
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Syrian government opens new Aleppo corridor for evacuations
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Philippine president says he won't severe ties with US
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Wonder Woman, most recently played by Israeli actress, named a special UN ambassador
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.



European Parliament head tries to save EU-Canada trade talks
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

People bought a 'pack of lies' on Brexit, Graham Norton tells Late Late, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Widespread outage darkens Internet
CNN International, London, England.

55 killed in Cameroon train derailment: minister
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

South Africa’s decision to leave ICC a "blow to victims" of international crimes
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Huge ancient shipyard unearthed on Turkey’s Dana Island
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

EUobserver: Poland presses EU on Russian gas pipeline
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

UN Report Blames Syrian Regime For Third Chemical Attack
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

An autumn journey through Karelia
Russia & India Report, Moscow, Russia.



Expanding Indonesian export markets to Africa and South Asia
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Lawmakers pass bill: no more visa runs for migrant workers
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Soyuz Capsule Docks with Int'l Space Station
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

U.S. indicts Russian for hacking LinkedIn, Dropbox, Formspring
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Fourth schedulers cannot be deprived of nationality: Nisar
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Bermuda Triangle mystery solved? Scientists claim hexagonal clouds behind vanishing ships and planes
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Nobel academy member slams Dylan as ‘arrogant’
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

United Nations' Wonder Woman appointment has not impressed Julie Bishop
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Tokyo brings in priests from India to pray for stronger ties with Japan
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Explainer: What happens if I don’t vote in my local council election?
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

VP Chen vows successful 2017 Taipei Universiade
Taiwan Today, Government Information Office, Taipei, Taiwan.

The Irrawaddy Business Roundup (October 21)
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



6 Amazing Things 13-Year-Old Girls Would Like Donald Trump to Know
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, California, U.S.

GOB pays Ashcroft US$67.3 mil
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

Former KKK leader David Duke qualifies for debate in Louisiana's US Senate race
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Prayers in the kitchen: Why religious groups fear a loss of freedom in China
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Maduro: Venezuela committed to PetroCaribe agreement
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Tearful Christie aide on trial says she told governor of 'traffic study'
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Experts fear Britain’s iconic conkers could be wiped out completely
Globe and Mail The, Centrist daily, Toronto, Canada.

The continuous mystery behind Trump's 'bigly' usage explained
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

No discipline for Minneapolis officers in black man's slaying
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Airbnb ruling deprives struggling New Yorkers of a steady income
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

AT&T agrees in principle to buy Time Warner for $85 billion: sources
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Church bells peal in town retaken by Iraqi troops from Islamic State
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Denver’s South High School went crazy when Malala Yousafzai made a surprise visit to inspire students
The Denver Post, Denver, Colorado, U.S.

Obama Administration Takes Action on Paid Sick Leave, Fair Pay
The Leadership Conference, U.S. Civil and Human Rights Coalition, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Hillary Clinton returning to Bay Area for concert fundraiser
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

ICYMI: This week's top 10 stories (Oct. 15-Oct. 21)
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Comedian Howie Mandel delights crowd at Caesars Windsor
The Vancouver Sun, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Donald Trump is in a funk: Bitter, hoarse and pondering, ‘If I lose.?.?.’
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

North Korea's school-age population to decline by 2040, study says
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Burkina Faso 'foils coup plot by forces loyal to Compaore'
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Catholic Church to deploy 2,000 election observers
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Refugees rescued off Cyprus
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Top Picks: Nauru, Lebanon, Haiti, the Hague and Geneva
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Sudan's dialogue process excluded some armed movements: official
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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