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Middle East

Social media ban threatens ‘last relic’ of Tunisia’s revolution
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

US capitols on edge for armed protests as Trump presidency nears end
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Territorial West Bank dispute ends in violence, as attack numbers spike
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

E3: Iran making uranium metal, a nuke component, has ‘grave military’ potential
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Covid-19: Protect us from unlawful killing charges - medics
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Pictured: Top plastic surgeon, 55, arrested for stabbing ex colleague, 65, in the chest and stomach
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

WhatsApp postpones new private policy update
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

‘Use your weapon’. Leaked recording implicates Lukashenko in authorizing use of lethal force against Belarusian protesters
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

Peru judges accuse world elites of pandemic conspiracy crisis
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Skoda Auto Says It Will Not Sponsor Ice Hockey World Cup In Belarus
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

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Asia

SAR team hands 17 body bags to police's DVI team
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

How Coronavirus Caused a Lifestyle Revolution
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Drap approves AstraZeneca vaccine for emergency use in Pakistan
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Rohingya: Why Bangladesh is in a diplomatic fix over Saudi repatriation
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

The political folly of dodging responsibility in Japan
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Trump administration carries out 13th and final execution
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

India kicks off 'world's largest' vaccination campaign
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Venue Squabbles Complicate NLD’s Outreach Efforts to Myanmar’s Ethnic Parties
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

My wife's misadventures as a Poshmark seller
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Damaged roads, lack of gear slow rescue in deadly Indonesia earthquake
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

2 dead, at least 5 wounded in city shootings since Friday afternoon
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Good news from Cuban science
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

Twitter users have a field day with Ted Cruz campaign slogans
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

How the new COVID-19 vaccine rules could help the pandemic end sooner
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Nancy Pelosi’s waiting games prove ‘boot Trump’ movement is just another political ploy
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

After riots, St. Paul's Midway works to turn blight to bright
Star Tribune, Minnesota, U.S.

Running on empty: Senate Republicans ponder barring Donald Trump from seeking office again
The Arizona Republic, Arizona, U.S.

Opinion: Insurrection and civil unrest are hardly the same
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Is the office really necessary anymore?
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Hospital patients from GTA being transferred to Kitchener, Peterborough and even Kingston to free up space for COVID crush
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Timeline: Capitol Hill riot
USA Today, Virginia, U.S.

Africa

Uganda: Veteran leader Yoweri Museveni declared election winner
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Okada Riders react to Road Safety Authority’s decision to train motorcyclist
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Houthis, hunger, and COVID curfews: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

UN Secretary-General appoint South African diplomat as UNMISS chief
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.