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Middle East

Trump Weighs Range of Actions Against Iran Following Saudi Oil Attack
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Saudi oil attacks: All the latest updates
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Four scenarios for forming the next Israeli government
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

US-backed militants block evacuation of ‘death camp’ in Syria: Russia
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Palestinians ready for dialogue with any future Israeli leader: foreign minister
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

140 Palestinians in Israeli prisons enter 9th day of hunger strike
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

With 95% of vote counted, Blue and White leads by one seat, deadlock persists
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.



Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Weapons debris 'proves Iran behind them'
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Special school staff suspended after boy with Down's Syndrome left naked and wet for 30 minutes 
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Turkey to initiate own plans if safe zone deal fails: Erdo?an
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

UkrInform: Zelensky appoints nine judges in local courts
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Apocalypse po-russki. Two contemporary Russian books and one new sci-fi audio series imagine the end of the world
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

Hole in Soyuz spaceship will remain mystery for good
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Ukraine Police: Man Detained Who Threatened To Blow Up Bridge, Fired Shots
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.



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

Korea to Develop Laser Drone Killer
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Watson makes intelligent wine choices, artificially
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Pakistan denies India's request for use of airspace by Modi for flight to Germany
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Donald Trump names Kevin O’Brien as his new NSA
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

India bans e-cigarettes as vaping backlash grows
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Saudi Arabia unveils new 'evidence' proving Iranian involvement in oil attacks, Ministry of Defence claims
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

IMF to extend $6 bn bailout package to restore Pak's plunging economy
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Scott Morrison's joke falls flat at the Midwinter Ball
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

No Peace in Myanmar Without Sacrifices: Kachin Christian Chief
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



BSI says “It ain’t me!”
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

How to change the Google Maps voice on an Android phone or iPhone
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

U.S. central bank cuts interest rate for 2nd time this year
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Eastern Caribbean Embarks on Strategy Towards a Blue-Green Economy
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Tracking Chicago homicide victims
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Cuba-U.S. Telecommunications Business Forum
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

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

Bleak prospects for Israel's Netanyahu after election yields inconclusive result
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Goodwin: The alternative ‘facts’ of the Times’ Brett Kavanaugh story
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

In must-win South Carolina, Biden must seal the deal with black voters
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Fed cuts rates on 7-3 vote, gives mixed signals on next move
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Monterey Jazz Festival: Catch these 9 hidden gems on the bill
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Orange Lutheran boys water polo sprints past No. 4 Woodbridge
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

From ‘my generals’ to ‘my Kevin,’ Trump’s preferred possessive can be a sign of affection or control
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.

Trudeau’s climate action touted as the best plan Canada’s ever had — and a big disappointment
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Tropical Storm Lorena will target Mexico with torrential rainfall into this weekend
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Liberia school fire leaves many children dead near Monrovia
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

LIVE UPDATES: Atletico Madrid vs Juventus
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Briefing: Will South Sudan make a November deadline to form a unity government?
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

163 Chinese peacekeepers sent for South Sudan mission
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.