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Middle East

Bouteflika's Brother Said in Court But Refuses to Answer Questions
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Iraq unrest: Escalation of violence in Nasiriya
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Israel blocking Aphrodite gas field development
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Yemeni army, allies shoot down 4th Saudi-led surveillance drone in week
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Saudi gunman acted alone, showed mass shooting videos at party
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

US House passes resolution supporting two-state solution
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Saudi restaurants no longer need to segregate women and men
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

General Election 2019: Johnson insists no NI-GB goods checks after Brexit
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Nevada man's DNA changes after bone marrow transplant and is replaced by that of his German donor
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

No objection from NATO over S-400s: Turkish FM
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Ukraine Digest: top stories from the weekend
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Hackers with high-placed daddies. ‘Evil Corp’ member designated by U.S. Treasury is son of former Russian mayor
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

NATO: An anachronism or the cutting edge of the Arms Lobby?
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Serbian Anti-Government Protests Enter Second Year
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.

Photographer Takes 'Funeral' Pictures for Young People
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

'Government's ship about to sink,' claims JUI-F chief in Peshawar protest rally
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Ahead of UK elections, Boris Johnson visits temple, vows to partner with PM Modi to build ‘New India’
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Pearl Harbor veteran interred in sunken USS Arizona
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Mystery of the 'slow-moving blob' that put the White House in lockdown
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Bangladesh Bank criticised for 'sexist' job circular
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Rapper Juice WRLD dies after medical emergency
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

The Day Students Entombed Ex-UN Chief at Yangon University
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

A challenge that has students lobbing footballs into trashcans for $100K in tuition highlights the dark depths of the student debt crisis
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Could the Queen retire?
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Groups Sign Agreement to Collaborate on Strengthening Disaster Medicine in the Caribbean
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

College Football Playoff pairings: No. 1 LSU vs. No. 4 Oklahoma and No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 3 Clemson
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Art embraces Havana
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

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

Securitize Acquires Japanese Firm BUIDL in Continued Security Token Expansion
istockanalyst, Salem, Oregon, U.S.

Column: Trump gets little credit for foreign policy — for good reason
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

There’s great hate for Donald Trump’s success: Goodwin
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Nadler says vote 'possible' on Trump articles of impeachment this week
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

U.S. banks' reluctance to lend cash may have caused repo shock: BIS
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Report: Patriots not interested in Antonio Brown reunion
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Los Alamitos consensus picks for Sunday, Dec. 8
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Will impeachment be forgotten by November 2020? Don’t be so sure.
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.

Can Innisfil, a rural town without its own bus service, build a transit-centred city of the future?
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

N. Korea: Conducted 'very important test' at satellite launching site
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

South African explorer completes epic North Pole trek
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Multi-talented Godfred Donsah shows goalkeeping skills for Cercle Brugge
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Samoa’s measles emergency, South Sudan clashes, and shutting out migrants in Libya: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Mahdi calls to speed up appointment of civilian governors in Sudan
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.