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Middle East

Palestinian Detainee Dies in Israeli Solitary Confinement
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

RSF's Turkey representative acquitted of 'terror' charges
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Mapi Pharma to launch generic Copaxone next year
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

US sex trafficker Epstein found to have Saudi passport
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

UN peacekeeper, 6 civilians killed in Sudan/South Sudan border area
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Palestinians call for investigation into death of Israeli prison detainee
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Up to his neck-warmer in trouble: 6 things to know for July 17
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.



Govia Thameslink fined £1m over Gatwick Express window death
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Up to 50 schoolchildren watched as boy was hit by train
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

S-400 missile deployment continues
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Associated Press: Relatives of victims mark 5th anniversary of MH17 downing
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Muscovites attend third straight day of protests for independent Moscow City Duma candidates despite downpour
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

Malaysia disappointed in Flight MH17 disaster investigation
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Ukraine's Constitutional Court Upholds Law Equating Communism To Nazism
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.



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

How to Prevent Coffee Stains on Your Teeth
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Upcoming Windows 10 1909: Update or upgrade? Microsoft clarifies
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

International Court of Justice to rule on Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav case today
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

US: Man who threatened to bomb Harvard ceremony for black students faces sentencing
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Japan saw record number of foreign visitors in first half of 2019
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Paedophile to testify at William Tyrrell inquest
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Pakistan's Sindh Assembly passes resolution to stop forced conversion of girls
Sify News, Chennai, India.

ABC accidentally airs rerun of Shaun Micallef's Mad As Hell
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Charter Amendment Supporters Rally in Cities Nationwide
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



“We want our pension; we deserve our pension!”
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

Jeffrey Epstein had a foreign passport that listed an address in Saudi Arabia to protect himself from 'hijackers or terrorists,' his lawyers claim in new court documents
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Trump voters cringe and shrug at tweets while Democrats rage
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Former UK Police Officer Jailed for Raping Visitor During His 2015 Vacation in Antigua
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Craving: Tourist best bets — where to eat in Chicago for visitors and newcomers, plus tourists in your own town
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

The demands of the people guide government work
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

Woman accuses Trump of sexual assault in New York in 1990s
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Newsletter: Today: The R-Word
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Why Trump must acknowledge that he went too far this time
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Bank of America profit beats as healthy economy fuels loan growth
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Bank of America profit beats as healthy economy fuels loan growth
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Editorial: New California wildfire plan has a catch — and it’s a big one
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Alexander: Are the Angels starting to make a wild-card run?
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

A divided House votes for resolution condemning Trump’s racist remarks
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Here are the major questions surrounding Robert Mueller’s congressional testimony
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

‘You hesitate, you lose lives’: Toronto votes for more aggressive Vision Zero road safety plan
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

EU investigating Amazon over concerns about vendor data
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Sudan military and civilians sign deal to end deadly turmoil
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Nana Addo petitioned over 12 projects awarded to David Adjaye
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

In Taiz, some Yemenis choose war – and home – over displacement
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

UNMISS prevents inter-communal fights in Greater Lakes State
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.