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Middle East

Campaigners hail historic Sierra Leone move to end death penalty
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Infrastructures co Rimon Group completes TASE IPO
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Afghan govt imposes night curfew across almost entire country
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Palestinian official says PA ready for direct talks with Israel
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Amnesty urges moratorium on surveillance technology in Pegasus scandal
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Daily tests not self-isolation for police, fire, borders, transport and freight staff
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Tokyo Olympics: TEAM GB ROUND UP: All the latest from our stars in Japan
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Ankara rejects UN Security Council's statement on Varosha
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

In a league of his own. Remembering some of Pyotr Mamonovís greatest recorded performances
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

The CIA is watching Russian hackers closely, but can not see them
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

The European Parliament Was Told Of Her Plight. Then This Turkmen Doctor Disappeared.
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

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Asia

Over 7,000 tons rice sufficient for Maluku, North Maluku: Bulog
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Namgoong Min Flaunts Muscles for Upcoming TV Series
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

'Close friend of Pakistan's enemies': PTI ministers blast Nawaz Sharif for meeting Afghan NSA
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Thousands protest lockdown in Sydney, several arrested
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Naohisa Takato wins Japanís first gold medal of the Tokyo Games
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Europe floods: Residents tell of short warning time
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Thai Govt Must Take Responsibility for Vaccine Debacle
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

Search for bodies concludes at site of Florida condo collapse
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Prosecutors seek to bring in new evidence of R. Kellyís alleged abuse of girls at upcoming trial
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Fair organizers in Missouri's Greene County say they believe there was no evidence of Covid spread at last year's fair, which sold 70,000 tickets
CNN, New York, U.S.

Photos: Tokyo Olympics officially starts with a made-for-TV opening ceremony
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Veep Joe Biden skirted ‘no see’ mail law with private accounts: Devine
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

How Olympic gymnastics qualifying rounds will work for Suni Lee, Grace McCallum
Star Tribune, Minnesota, U.S.

'A little shocked:' Team USA goes without medal on opening day for first time since 1972
The Arizona Republic, Arizona, U.S.

Fox News: 'Entirely unacceptable' for 'NSA to unmask Tucker Carlson'
The Hill, Washington, D.C.

Sponsored: Buyers seek extension as they apply to another bank; what can sellers do?
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Cat Osterman pitches U.S. softball past Mexico for 3-0 start
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

University Health Network to implement mandatory COVID-19 home testing for unvaccinated staff
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

California's Dixie Fire explodes to 'megafire' status as western wildfires continue to rage
USA Today, Virginia, U.S.

Africa

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: What's stopping aid getting in?
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

SP vetting: Not even an angel can stop corruption alone - Kwesi Pratt
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Coronavirus crisis in Myanmar, media restrictions in Nigeria, and a bombing in Baghdad: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Sudanese children abducted near Ethiopian border
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.