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Middle East

Hezbollah: Two Israeli Drones Explode Atop South Lebanon
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Two years on: Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Mellanox-Nvidia merger spread widens
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Iraqi Hashd Sha’abi forces cleanse 6 Anbar villages of Daesh remnants
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Israel airstrikes on Syria kill two Hezbollah fighters, one Iranian: Observatory
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

How Iranian regime media respond to Israeli airstrikes
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Condition of rabbi, son injured in West Bank bomb attack improves
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.



Donald Trump: UK is losing the 'anchor round its ankle'
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Umbrella-carrying Hong Kong democracy protesters march in the rain for fresh round of rallies
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Turkish president to visit Russia next week
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Boris Akopov’s ‘The Bull’. Why Russia’s latest film about the ‘wild 90s’ is dividing audiences
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

Russian ice hockey player Kuznetsov suspended for 4 years for cocaine
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Israel Says Its Jets Strike In Syria To Prevent Iran-Backed 'Killer Drone Attack'
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.



Indonesia elected as UNESCO`s Executive Board member
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Jung Hae-in Brings Back Nostalgic Memories in Another Melodrama
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Australia to block internet domains hosting extremist content during terror attacks
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

PM, aides discuss roadmap for economic development
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

One more way to die: Delivering food in Cape Town’s gig economy
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Urgent appeal to save nuclear agreements
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Trump, for first time, signals regret China trade war has escalated
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Modi conferred with top Bahraini award
Sify News, Chennai, India.

AFL Super Sunday: Race for places in the eight goes down to the wire
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

On the Armed Conflict in Northern Myanmar
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



The Scotiabank saga
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

These $44 water-resistant flats look like any other pair, but they hold up perfectly in the rain and are easy to clean
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Six people struck by lightning at PGA Tour Championship
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Tropical Storm Dorian Forms and Forecasters Say it Could be a Hurricane by the Time it Reaches Lesser Antilles
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

On ‘thin ice,’ Bears kicker Eddy Pineiro finds his footing and nails a 58-yard field goal versus the Colts
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Asphalt for safer roads
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

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

Can Trump count on American consumers to save the economy from recession?
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

The kids keep failing — but Dept. of Ed honchos do pretty well
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Hong Kong protesters regroup under sea of umbrellas
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

UK PM Johnson to tell Trump to de-escalate trade tensions
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Letter: Trump backers aren’t all racist, but support hateful policies
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Three major hurdles to fixing California’s housing crisis
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Trump’s company could save millions if interest rates fall as he demands
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Missing and murdered women is a grim, unsolved problem. Native communities are demanding action.
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

‘What a safe street looks like’: On the Danforth, a weekend pop-up showcases pedestrian-friendly infrastructure
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

On This Day, Aug. 25: Voyager 2 makes closest pass of Neptune
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.


South Africa seizes Air Tanzania plane in Johannesburg
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Kevin-Prince Boateng opens Serie A account for Fiorentina in goal-fest defeat against Napoli
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Zimbabwe heats up, Yemen donors fail to pay up, and how women’s savings groups add up: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Al-Bashir's party voices its support to Sudan's prime minister
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.