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Canada
Proposal for sheltering Toronto’s homeless would leave Ottawa, Queen’s Park to foot $1-billion bill

Ontario to announce plans for Stage 3 of reopening as COVID-19 spread slows

Quebecers must now register online with NB and PEI to travel to Iles-de-la-Madeleine

Conservatives call on Trudeau to appear before committee studying WE controversy

Mobster Pat Musitano has been shot and killed. What happens now?

Trudeau's past ethics transgressions hurt the Liberals. Will it happen again?

Top Canada Games Executive Quits After Misconduct Claims

Brand Awareness Elusive for Canada Pot Growers

USA
Several sailors injured on US navy ship explosion in San Diego

Protesters in New York City March in Solidarity with Police

Steve Bannon: Wuhan Lab Defectors Cooperating With Western Intel to Prove China's Role in COVID-19

US Navy welcomes 1st Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot

Two submarines share dry dock for simultaneous inactivations

Record high level of new infections in Florida

US citizens warned they face arbitrary arrest in China

Mexico
Mexico City was once the realm of the mammoth

Protective Gear Continues Reaching Hospitals in Mexico as Covid-19 Cases Rise

China-Mexico relations maintain sound momentum of development: Chinese vice FM

Dr. Atlas: Coronavirus surges linked mostly to protests -- and proximity to US-Mexico border

Panama
Panama hospitals on verge of collapse as virus cases surge

Panama Ship Registry Has Grown 0.7% During Its First Year Of New Administration

USGC VLCC freight jumps 26% on week as delays trump impact of pandemic

Cuba
Cuba: Most children infected with Covid19 have recovered

Dominican Republic
A week after Dominican elections, deputies are still to be defined

Dominican Republic wastes the garbage business

Jamaica
LNG supplier sources cheaper gas to feed Jamaica

Puerto Rico
Puerto Rican Activists Demand Removal of Monuments to Spanish Colonizers

Trump suggested selling Puerto Rico in response to Hurricane Maria, says former Cabinet official

Puerto Rico faces political turmoil as governor investigated

Venezuela
Venezuela extends Covid-19 pandemic alert for 30 days

U.S. court approves private sale of gasoline suspected to be for Venezuela

President Trump vows to ‘fight for Venezuelans’ in Doral visit

Guyana
Report from Guyana’s chief elections officer rejected by OAS

National recount is Guyana’s ‘only democratic solution’, says OAS

Colombia
Largest cities in Colombia reverse reopening as coronavirus threatens to collapse healthcare

Colombia’s television news: pimping journalism with elegant propaganda

Colombia’s healthcare saturates: lawmakers urge emergency basic income as 2nd lockdown looms

Court sinks decree allowing Colombia’s congress to work from home

Largest cities in Colombia reverse reopening as coronavirus threatens to collapse healthcare

Colombia's secrets and its violent resistance against the truth

Colombian march against state and paramilitary killings arrives in Bogota after 350-mile trek

Ecuador
Ecuador borders 68,000 coronavirus infections, with significant increase in Quito

Peru
Peru President supervises temporary hospitalization unit at Cusco Regional Hospital

Peru President: Gov't enhances health response capacity in Madre de Dios region

Peru President: Gov't keeps working hard and tirelessly to protect health of people

Peru Fin Min: Indicators suggest economy is recovering following April decline

Brazil
Brazil's Health Ministry Changes Strategy and Recommends People Seek Doctor with First Symptoms of Covid-19

Toffoli Forces Car Wash Task Force to Share All Data with The Attorney General

Coronavirus Transmission Accelerates again in Brazil and Completes almost Four Months without Control

Wife of Brazil's Bolsonaro, and her two daughters, test negative for coronavirus

Brazil asks investment firms to adopt protected Amazon areas

Brazilian HIV patient cured: Can this be true?

Covid-19 Is Draining the Suds from Brazil’s Soap Operas

Brazil meat lobby resists rules to space out food plant workers amid pandemic

Argentina
Argentina exceeds 100,000 cases of novel coronavirus

Che Guevara's birth home is up for sale in Argentina

Chile
Chilean and Brazilian scientists create method to monitor Covid-19

Old Photo Of A Protestor In Chile Viral With Israel Conflict Twist

Amid pandemic, Hatch Chile Festival canceled for 1st time

Study: Ancient Polynesians and South Americans Had Contact

Workers at Antofagasta's Zaldivar copper mine in Chile vote to strike -union

Asia
Japan
Death Toll After Week of Heavy Rain in Japan Rises to 70, 13 Still Missing – Reports

Japan government may ask Tokyo area to call for business shutdowns

Japan urges urbanites to tour country, sparking fear of virus's spread in countryside

Anti-racism marches urge Japan to reflect on past

Abe to tour rain-hit Kumamoto on Monday as recovery efforts continue

Analysis: The Asia-Pacific arms race has taken an ominous turn

Russian Su-35S, MiG-31BM scrambled to intercept US spy plane over Sea of Japan

Japan to strengthen control over rare metal reserves

32 more coronavirus cases at U.S. Futenma base in Okinawa

N. Korea
How North Korea’s army of hackers stole $2bn through cyber bank heists

Meet the New Ambassador of North Korea to Austria: H.E. Mr. Choe Kang Il

S. Korea
All foreign sailors entering S. Korea undergo 2 week long self-quarantine

Funeral ceremony for late Seoul Mayor to be held online on Monday

S. Korean researchers successfully observe live cells using electron microscope

S. Korea's trade minister, running for WTO top job, to restore organization's function if elected

Korean War hero Paik Sun-yup dies at age 99

Mongolia
COVID-19: Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival goes online due to coronavirus fears

Teenager dies of suspected bubonic plague infection in west Mongolia

Mongolia reports 3 new COVID-19 cases

China
China adopts high level of emergency to face devastating floods

Outspoken Chinese professor is said to be released from detention

China allocates 309m yuan for disaster relief amid floods

5.1-magnitude quake hits north China: CENC

China’s stealth fighter goes into mass production after thrust upgrade

Questions linger over how ‘free’ China’s Hainan trade hub will really be

China signals shrimp virus risk after salmon debacle

North America witness relentless anti-China protests launched by Tibetans

5.1-magnitude quake jolts China; tremors felt in Beijing

Jiangxi enters 'wartime mode' as nation faces flood catastrophe

Two missing in south China biofuel plant blast - state media

Taiwan
PLA's upgraded Type 052D destroyer makes training debut in E.China Sea amid tensions in Taiwan Straits

Kinmen kills 58 cattle to prevent the spread of lumpy skin disease

Taiwan suspends consular services in India over COVID-19 concerns

Taiwan's combined arms battalions to debut in annual war games

Public air raid drill coming Tuesday, but different from the past

New law requires prisoners being executed to wear hood

Philippines
Here comes Carina: LPA off Luzon now a tropical depression

West PH Sea award is ‘non-negotiable’, DFA says on 4th anniv of legal victory

Many Filipinos keen on role of independent press, keeping politicians in check: survey

Local lockdowns eyed for Metro Manila reopening

Palace: Duterte as healthy as other 75-year-olds

Vietnam
Việt Nam reports two new imported COVID-19 cases, quarantine escapees sought

Bà chúa xứ Festival applies for UNESCO intangible cultural heritage status

Bình Dương first half trade surplus hits $2.6b

OECMs promise a new conservation opportunity for Việt Nam

Ho Chi Minh City university joins telecoms behemoth Viettel in 5G chip research

5 dead, 35 injured as sleeper bus plunges off cliff in Vietnam’s Central Highlands

Laos
Laos see dengue cases double since May

Xaysomboun launches feasibility study for agriculture, tourism development

Thailand
Seven Thai destinations to look forward to once travel bubble set

Nearly one-third of tourism-related businesses in Thailand 'may shut down permanently'

Thailand plans November human testing for potential coronavirus vaccine

Thailand is preparing for a second wave by developing its own COVID test kits

Nearly one-third of tourism-related businesses in Thailand 'may shut down permanently'

Thailand criticised for charging expats more

Cambodia
Cambodia’s dynastic succession coming into view

Malaysia
Malaysian palm oil giant hit with forced labour allegations

Muhyiddin attends briefing by Perikatan MPs ahead of Parliament sitting tomorrow

MCO: Govt to consider working from home as new normal option for civil service, says chief secretary to govt

Chief secretary to the govt: Digitalisation will accelerate govt services in Malaysia

Fire and Rescue Dept conducts sanitisation operation at Parliament building ahead of Dewan Rakyat sitting tomorrow

Malaysian PM unseats house speaker in vote seen as crucial test of support

Malaysia's Sime Darby seeks detail after palm oil ban request

Singapore
Why Singapore’s ruling party easily wins big in every election

Muhyiddin congratulates PM Lee over Singapore polls victory

Singapore says blockchain payments project ready for commercial rollout

Singapore Vote Result May Prompt Tweaks to Foreign Labor Rules

Indonesia
Why Indonesia is the world’s next digital payments battleground

East Kalimantan is striving to eliminate child marriages

Kapuas Hulu flooding submerges larger area

Police find a hectare of cannabis field in Bandung

Indonesia group seeks judicial review over new mining law

Myanmar
Myanmar, Lao Leaders exchange congratulatory messages on 65th Anniversary of diplomatic relations

Farming of rare animals in Myanmar decried

Feeling Strangled In China’s Embrace, Myanmar Turns To India For Help

Bangladesh
Bangladesh suspends doctor with links to COVID-19 test scam

Race to rescue turtles entangled in plastic on Bangladesh beach

Leaders of minority Muslim sect accuse 'fanatics' of digging up baby's grave in Bangladesh

Nepal
Floods, landslides kill 40 in Nepal, many missing

Turkey condoles Nepal for deadly flood

In Dipomatic Note, Nepal Urges India to Take Steps Against Broadcast of Anti-Nepal Materials

Nepal’s political turmoil may get new twist as Madhesi party gets poll panel nod

India
India Fears of outbreak in Bollywood after high profile stars test positive

Indian & Chinese troops disengaging on border as agreed – Beijing’s ambassador

Himachal Pradesh's snow cover decreased by 0.72% in 2019-20: Study

Rajasthan govt crisis: Tharoor to Sibal, Cong leaders hear wake-up call, hope leadership listens

Another MP Congress MLA joins BJP, gets minister status

J&K Assembly will be formed after delimitation exercise is complete: Ram Madhav

River rises, villagers pull down their homes to save bricks for rebuilding in Bhagalpur

After vigorous monsoon rains, crop planting gathers pace in India

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka cancels election rallies over new virus wave

Poll nears, campaigners play up India rhetoric in Sri Lanka

Central Asia & Middle East
Pakistan
Pakistan's Military Says Four Soldiers Killed In Shoot-Out In Northwest

Pakistan’s coronavirus tally tops 251,000

'Quetta makes up for 84% of Balochistan's Covid-19 cases'

NCOC to hold first provincial level meeting tomorrow

Pakistan achieves Climate Action Sustainable Development Goal before 2030 deadline

Afghanistan
Within the Taliban, clashing views of post-war Afghanistan

As U.S. Moves To Exit Afghanistan, Rivals Prepare To Swoop In

Bomb blast, clash at Afghan government compound, dozens hurt

Kazakhstan
Finnish companies eye participation in Kazakhstan's public tenders

U.S. Assistance to Kazakhstan for the COVID-19 Crisis

Kazakhstan to observe moment of silence on Day of National Mourning

Kazakhstan reports 1798 COVID-19 cases, 58253 in total

Kazakhstan's Tengiz oil field reports over 2,000 COVID-19 cases

Petrofac secures EPCC contract in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan mystery pneumonia likely to be coronavirus: WHO

Tajikistan
Press Watchdogs Urge Azerbaijan, Tajikistan to Unblock OSCE Appointment

Tajik Doctor Donates Her Precious Hajj Savings To Help Battle Coronavirus Back Home

Press Watchdogs Urge Azerbaijan, Tajikistan to Unblock OSCE Appointment

Turkmenistan
EBRD reveals total investments volume in Turkmenistan

Explained: The strange case of Turkmenistan, the country with ‘no COVID-19 cases’

Turkmen Foreign Minister holds meeting with WHO

Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan confirms 453 new COVID-19 cases, 12855 in total

Armenia
Azeris say two soldiers killed in fighting on Armenian border

Armenia’s Defense Minister briefs Andrzej Kasprzyk about the situation on the border with Azerbaijan

Armenia's MFA condemns of the ceasefire violations by Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani defense ministry reports 2 deaths and 5 injuries

Azerbaijan
Armed clashes reported on Azerbaijan-Armenia border

Cuban medical brigade arrives in Azerbaijan to face Covid-19

Provisional agenda of UN General Assembly 31st special session announced

Yerevan alarmed over growing Turkey’s military political assistance to Azerbaijan

Iran
Iran's Khamenei urges fight against 'tragic' virus resurgence

Iran's Rouhani says coronavirus lockdown would cause 'chaos, hardship'

Iran report blaming mistakes for military's downing of PS752 dismissed

Iran's Khamenei urges fight against 'tragic' virus resurgence

China ‘strategic accord’ could give Iran a $400 billion boost, up military ties

Iran will develop oil industry despite U.S. sanctions - Zanganeh says

Iraq
Iraqi army launches military operation to secure oil-rich Kirkuk

Iraq PM vows to fight customs corruption

Gunmen target US military equipment in Iraq - report

2 PKK terrorists 'neutralized' in N Iraq

Syria
UN restarts aid to Syria but shuts access point

Syria defines return strategy for stranded citizens abroad

Security Council extends for one year, lifesaving cross-border aid to Syria

Air Defence Systems Repel Militant Drone Attacks on Hmeimim Airbase, Russian Military Says

Intel: US CENTCOM commander meets with head of Syria’s Kurdish forces

UNSC renews Syria aid via Turkey

Security Council extends for one year, lifesaving cross-border aid to Syria

Turkey
Turkey renew rejection to plans by Israel to annex more of West Bank

Lebanese TV host to stand trial for insulting Erdogan

Erdogan rebuffs criticism over Hagia Sophia conversion to mosque

World Council of Churches 'dismayed' over Hagia Sophia decision

Turkey targets quicker response to forest fires

Lebanon
Fahmy: For abiding by preventive measures to avoid general mobilization procedures

'Negligence is a crime by all standards,' says Shreim

Health Minister to Lebanese citizens: Rest assured, matters are still within the set plan!

Bassil: Conversion of the Hagia Sophia Church into a mosque is a pretext for Israel to turn Al-Aqsa Mosque into Solomon's Temple

Bassil: Conversion of the Hagia Sophia Church into a mosque is a pretext for Israel to turn Al-Aqsa Mosque into Solomon's Temple

Enemy warplanes circle over Jezzine

Ghosn 'aiding' those who helped him flee to Lebanon

Explained: Lebanon's worst crisis since civil war

Israel
Gantz may 'veto' Israel's West Bank annexation plans

Protesters pack Tel Aviv rally against virus cash crisis

Netanyahu vows relief as Israelis fume over virus-battered economy

2 arrested as ultra-Orthodox protest neighborhood lockdowns for second night

Polls: Most Israelis dissatisfied with Netanyahu’s handling of pandemic

Palestine
Palestine extends closure of provinces to face COVID-19

Palestinian prisoner in Israeli jail tests positive for Covid-19

Palestinian Authority orders nightly, weekend coronavirus curfew

Jordan
'Our most precious asset is the individual citizen remains Jordan’s guiding principle'

Gov’t adamant on transparency in managing public money — Razzaz

Food sector, restaurant representatives urge government to reduce curfew hours

Jordan’s anti-virus measures prove ‘successful’ — JSF

Princess Sumaya opens conference on ‘Women in Data Science’

Virus brought ‘under control’ in Jordan, king says

Kuwait
Interior Minister: 80 percent of observations by Audit were settled

Kuwait Municipality closes 18 shops in Hawally Governorate

KRCS distributes brochures, masks, sanitizers at Farwaniya educational area

Kuwait investigates five social media influencers for 'money laundering'

Oman
Agreement signed to develop public parks in Oman

Infiltrators caught trying to enter Oman

Consumer protection authority in Oman recovers over OMR 6000 in fines

His Majesty sends greetings to Montenegro President

Bahrain
Bahrain found evidence of torture behind confession. But death sentences still stand.

Qatar
Qatar's top bank Q2 profit slides over virus

Saudi Arabia
Saudi-led coalition shoots down Houthi missiles, drones

Top UK architect under fire over Saudi airport deal

Arab states target extremism online — but are they effective?

Tankers: Oil Production Trends Pointing Towards Middle East’s Important Role for Shipping

Iran-backed Houthis fire ballistic missiles at Saudi Arabia

UK selling spyware and wiretaps to 17 repressive regimes including Saudi Arabia and China

U. A. E.
UAE’s mission to Mars offers young people opportunities outside of oil

Lifestyle hotel in Uzbekistan signed with help of UAE hoteliers

Libya's NOC accuses UAE of being behind oil blockade

OPEC+ preps for next challenge – how and when to restore oil output

Yemen
Houthis allow UN team to visit 'time bomb' tanker

Clashes erupt between allied army units in Yemen's Taiz

Tens of thousands of severely malnourished children are left without treatment in Yemen

Yemen's Houthis agree to give U.N. access to abandoned tanker

Europe
United Kingdom
EU criminals with more than a year in jail will be banned from Britain

Chancellor urged to extend VAT holiday

'Cyber 9/11 Attack' on UK May Follow Britain's Diplomatic Fallout With China, Media Claims

Why Ghislaine Maxwell's arrest could turn up the heat on Prince Andrew

UK will place priority on national security in Huawei decision, minister says

Ireland
Bust of Luke Kelly vandalised for seventh time

Agriculture Minister Barry Cowen says Garda record of drink driving incident is ‘incorrect’

Portugal
Portugal has performed around 1.3 million tests since March

Portugal: Government still unsure when health centres will return in full

Portugal: Bicycle demand grew 93% during confinement

GNR detained 396 people across the country last week

Portugal approves entities with authority in managing animals in circuses

Arrivals from Portugal to the UK without controls creates confusion about quarantine

Portugal Seeks CEO to Bring Flagship Carrier Back

Spain
Spain region orders lockdown as global infections gather pace

Spain's Catalonia orders reconfinement of Lerida residents

Spain's Budget Push Boosted by Regional Win for Premier's Ally

Spain holds 2 regional elections amid small virus outbreaks

Spain says EU recovery fund debt is not charity

France
French police dismantle makeshift shelter camp in Calais, removing hundreds of migrants

France and Britain agree to form joint unit to fight migrant traffickers

French Nightclub Workers Hold (Daytime) Protest On Virus Closure

French soft wheat harvest 10% complete by July 6

France Primes Fresh Stimulus to Boost Jobs, Cut Taxes on Firms

Belgium
UK prepares borders for post-Brexit trade with EU

Brussels invests 7.5M euros in a campaign to encourage young people to eat pork

Netherlands
The Netherlands brings MH17 case against Russia before ECtHR

Well-being of Dutch men is better than Dutch women, report

Three Dutch glider pilots killed in two separate crashes

Germany
Sex Workers Protest in Hamburg Over Closure of Brothels

Anti-German sentiment colors Polish president's election campaign

Fewer Germans willing to get COVID-19 vaccine: survey

Forced gay medical exams haunt Bundeswehr

German abattoir in coronavirus outbreak stops sub-contracting workers

Denmark
Singapore, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland amongst most powerful passports

Austria
Austria forces Afghans back to face war

Austria's Kurz lays out conditions for EU coronavirus recovery deal

Citing Israeli virus surge, Austria gears up for ‘stabilization’ after reopening

Meet the New Ambassador of Iran to Austria: H.E. Mr. Abbas Bagherpour

Switzerland
Up to Switzerland to move on EU deal, Juncker says

Zurich to open Switzerland's first LGBTI elder care homes

Coronavirus: Switzerland uses 3.5 million face masks per day

Bulls to Gain Ground in Market Primed for Virus-Defying Rally

Italy
Italy sees jump in new coronavirus cases

Mexico surpasses Italy to post world's fourth-highest coronavirus death toll

Vittoria Group sold to Italy's Wise Equity fund

Italy’s Bonds Are Euro Area’s ‘High-Yielding Play’ of the Summer

Italian mafia groups are cashing in on COVID-19 by exploiting the social and economic crisis

Holy See
Pope 'distressed' over Turkey's Hagia Sophia conversion to mosque

Slovenia
Slovenia Marks 25th Anniversary of Srebrenica Genocide

Slovenia records 14 new coronavirus infections, hospital numbers stable

Another Mass Grave Found in Kočevski Rog

National Hall returned to Slovenian community hundred years after arson

Croatia
Croatia and Istria first choice for Germans travelling by car

About 16,000 Tourists from Bosnia, Serbia Currently in Croatia

Confusion Reigns After Sudden Croatian Border Requirement Change for Non-EU Citizens

Why Croatia's New Infections Differ At Local And National Levels

Bulgaria and Croatia accepted into vestibule of euro area

First sports cardiology centres set up across Czech Republic to detect heart disease

Bosnia and Herzegovina
KSA highlights support for Bosnia massacre victims

Serbia
Protests in Belgrade Waning, Coronavirus Can Be Defeated, Serbian President Says

EU: Serbia-Kosovo Talks 'Back On Track' After Virtual Meeting Between Leaders

Kosovo
Kosovo reimposes limits on prayer gatherings

Montenegro
Ilham Aliyev congratulates president of Montenegro

HM The Sultan Congratulates President of Montenegro

Herceg Novi Music Days Festival Postponed to Autumn

Albania
Albania Holocaust Memorial Honors Locals Who Protected Jews

NATO Examining Plan to Revamp Albanian Naval Base

Greece
Greece coronavirus cases up 31 to 3,083

For recognized refugees in Greece, the hardship isn't over

Greece considers second lockdown after tourists bring spike of cases

Greece's red lines have been made known to all, Vassilis Nedos

North Macedonia
Polarised North Macedonia votes amid virus surge

North Macedonia, a country that changed its name

Bulgaria
Extraordinary Address of Bulgaria's PM Borissov: We Remain in Power! The Opposition Will Break the State!

Third Day in a Row: The Protest in Bulgaria Ended Wthout Escalations

Bulgarian President Radev Calls for Borissov and Government Resignation Amid Anti-Corruption Protests

Hungary
Hungary bars travel from Africa, most of Asia over virus

Hungary Tightens Travel Rules After Virus Spike Abroad

Co-chairs of Ukrainian-Hungarian commission on national minorities to meet in Budapest

Hungary could veto EU rescue plan ‘if conditioned on rule of law,’ Orban warns

Hungary bars travel from Africa, most of Asia over virus

Hungarian paprika farmers fend off drought with new ideas and EU help

Slovakia
Slovakia registers 19 COVID-19 infections, Hungary 5, Switzerland 88

Slovakia is missing from UK's travel corridor exemptions

PM Matovič hints at stricter measures after coronavirus cases surge

EU recovery plan opens a window of opportunity if Slovakia can use it well

Czech Republic
E.ON Sells Innogy's Electricity And Gas Retail Business In Czech To MVM

Commentary: Czech ombudsman's racist remarks reveal his ignorance of Roma and of history

Poland
Incumbent extends narrow lead in Poland’s presidential cliffhanger

Polish Presidential Runoff Too Close to Call: Exit Polls

Ukraine
Iran says misaligned radar led to Ukrainian jet downing

Eight Ukrainian soldiers wounded in action in Donbas on weekend

Kyiv mayor reports almost 70 new COVID-19 cases in past day

EU Delegation to Ukraine urges Verkhovna Rada to adopt bill on media in first reading during current parliamentary session

Belarus
Kupala Night Festival in Alexandria In Pictures

Draft protocol on amending Belarus-Russia nuclear power plant loan agreement approved

Upgraded anti-armor missile tested in Belarus

Belarus' export 17.4% down to $13.6bn in January-May

Russia
Russia reportedly completes world's first COVID-19 vaccine human trials

Russia Successfully Completes Clinical Trials of Covid-19 Vaccine

Putin: Deterioration of Moscow-Kyiv relations not linked to occupation of Crimea

New Russia Protest Over Governor's Arrest

All-female crew embarks on Black Sea patrol in first for Russian Navy

Nornickel reports another fuel spill in the Arctic

Lithuania
Azerbaijan boosts trade turnover with Lithuania

Sikorsky Could Sell 6 Helicopters To Lithuania In $380M Deal

Azerbaijan boosts trade turnover with Lithuania

Latvia
Canadian troops forced to hitch ride with British military to and from Latvia

Estonia
e-Estonia welcomes digital nomads

Finland
Finland reopens borders for trips to almost 20 European countries

Projecting Finland's 2022 Olympic roster

Finland supports project to assist urgent water resolution for Mekong delta

Europe Minister: Finland wants to know all EU coronavirus recovery package liabilities are clear

Daycare center in N. Finland to close due to COVID-19 cases

Finland has joined other countries in suggesting less stimulus and more political control over the stimulus.

Sweden
Sweden’s Alfa Laval Agrees to Buy Neles in $2 Billion Deal

Sweden ex-envoy cleared in Gui Minhai detained bookseller case

Banker Pay Theory Upended by Harvard Expert Who Studied Sweden

Norway
A decade of partnership between Indonesia, Norway to combat climate change

69% of Autos Sold in Norway in 2020 Have a Plug

Africa
Egypt
Egypt lists 912 COVID-19 cases, 89 deaths

Egypt's Hurghada receives 1st flight from Hungary since airspace reopened in July

'Sensational' Egypt find offers clues in hunt for Cleopatra’s tomb

Egypt Records 912 COVID-19 Cases, 89 Deaths

Egyptian naval drill was message to Turkey

Egypt to Require New Vehicles to Run on Natural Gas, Sisi says

US dollar exchange rate in Egypt shows slight decline

Egypt's Ministry of Education identifies student responsible for copying physics exam

Egypt's population predicted to reach 101 million in October: CAPMAS

Egypt asserts commitment to face extremism during UN virtual counter-terrorism week

Libya
Haftar's forces set conditions for lifting oil blockade

'Pro-Haftar forces will maintain blockade of Libya's oil production'

Libya’s oil production and exports blockaded again, force majeure declared. NOC blames UAE – USA warns obstructers of isolation and sanctions

Mercenaries should be removed from Libya, says Erdoğan

NATO and EU share tragedy in Libya crisis

Tunisia
New Tunisia protests over unemployment

Tunisia's sex workers face 'moral crusade' and precariousness

Tunisia's parliamentary blocs agree to withdraw confidence from Ghannouchi

Tunisian parties seek to oust parliament speaker, Islamists want new government

Algeria
Major Oil-Producing Nations To Discuss Possible Easing Of Production Cuts

Turkish expansionism in Libya leads to Algerian-French rapprochement

Algeria opposes Libya's division

Morocco
Morocco uses "corruption and intimidation" to maintain occupation of Western Sahara

Adoption by Security Council of President Ghali’s letter as official document irritates Moroccan regime

South Africa laments lack of extended human rights monitoring mandate for MINURSO

Phone spying by Morocco: evidence of Amnesty International's amateurism

Mauritania
Mauritania: 80 new coronavirus infection cases

Liberia
Rep. Munah Pelham Youngblood Remains Arrive in Liberia

Liberia: Ambassador Brown to Senate – NEC Nominees' Confirmation Would Set Dangerous Precedence

Liberia: The UP Under EJS & JNB is Proud of Its Record - Memo to Henry P. Costa

Ghana
South Africa, Ghana report more virus cases

Ghana library shines light on black and African literature

Burkina Faso
In Burkina Faso, violence and COVID-19 push children out of school and into harm's way

‘Guardians of the bush’: brutal vigilantes police Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso ruling party endorses president for re-election

Climate and livestock policy coherence analysis in Burkina

Mali
4 Killed in Protests Calling for Mali’s President to Resign

Mali Opposition Says More Leaders Arrested After Mass Protest

President Dissolves Apex Court After Anti-Govt Protests in Mali

Niger
World Bank, French Agency Score Niger High in Rural Road Construction

Niger awards N403m Minna–Chanchaga dual carriage road

Nigeria
Nigeria President Okays Suspension of Crimes Commission's Magu

Nigeria: International Groups Write Buhari, Say Anti-Corruption Fight May Suffer Setback

FG hands over National Theatre to CBN, Bankers’ Committee for restoration

Ignore fake recruitment advert, Army urges Nigerians

FG Hands over National Theatre to Bankers’ Committee for Renovation

Cameroon
Ahead of peace talks, a who’s who of Cameroon’s separatist movements

Sudan
Sudan Bans Female Genital Mutilation

Sudan: Govt Bans Female Genital Mutilation, Allows Non-Muslims to Drink Alcohol

Ethiopia
Oromos say Ethiopia has become a ‘dangerous country for us’ at Paris rally

Egypt offers partnership with Ethiopia on electricity projects to break stalemate in Nile dam talks

Egypt declines Ethiopia's suggestion to discuss contentious GERD points later

Rally at Alberta legislature to protest Ethiopian government after singer killed

Somalia
Militants Killed in Security Operation in Southern Somalia

Somalia: Former Puntland President Hashi Dies in Nairobi

Somalia: Former Prime Minister Hassan Farah Passes in Turkey

Seven militants killed in security operation in southern Somalia

Somalia: Mystery As Staff in the Attorney General's Office Killed By Justice Minister's Bodyguards in Mogadishu

Somalia: Hirshabelle President Sees Sense in Somaliland Re-affirmation of Sovereignty

Kenya
COVID-19 locks school gates in Kenya

Used clothes ban may crimp Kenyan style. It may also lift local design.

‘On our own’: Kenyan activists feel alone in the fight against police brutality

Kenya: Exodus form cities creates anxiety in rural areas

Kenya is having another go at passing a reproductive rights bill. What's at stake

Former Somalia PM and ex-Puntland president separately die in Turkey and Kenya

Uganda
Uganda marks 10th anniversary of July bombings amid tight security

Uganda named 6th most popular African destination for international conferences

Uganda's Trade Union Body Advises Against Social Security Demo

Oil project will increase Uganda’s vulnerability to climate change

Angola
Agrarian Fund supports families with Akz 15 billion

Rwanda
Ugandan Kidnapped At Rwanda Border, UPDF Demands His Return

Rwanda Genocide Survivors Pay Tribute to Srebrenica Victims

Rwanda: Rever’s disputed book on Tutsi genocide to be published in France

Tanzania
Tanzania to Register Fastest Economic Growth in East Africa

Tanzania plans to issue Covid-19 clearance ‘certificates’ for travellers

US withdrawal from the WHO "a huge disappointment": Tanzanian scholar

Tanzania's ruling party CCM endorses President Magufuli to run for a second term

Tanzania allows 920 villages to remain in protected areas

Malawi
Malawi: Reforming Public Institutions to Move Country to Another Level

Zimbabwe
Coronavirus Economic Fallout Batters Zimbabwe Bird Sanctuary

Zimbabwe’s Battle To Control Currency Inadvertently Boosts Bitcoin Profile

Coronavirus: Zimbabweans particularly vulnerable to COVID-19 in the UK, embassy warns

Zimbabwe bird sanctuary has 400 species, not enough tourists

Botswana
Disco lights deployed as new defence against Botswana's crop-raiding elephants

Namibia
Namibia: Ruling Party Did Not Get Fishrot Money - Geingob

Namibian transporters say they are monitoring a strike by South Africans

Erongo marine Namibian crew quarantined on land

Executive director Ben Nangombe says the ministry was forced to close a ward at the Windhoek Central Hospital after a patient tested positive

South Africa
Five Killed in Attack on S. African Church, Hostages Freed

South Africa reimposes alcohol ban, curfew as coronavirus cases spike

Mining Companies 'SLAPP' South African Environmental Activists

South Africa re-imposes curfew as coronavirus infections spike

South Africa rolling, stumbling along as Ramaphosa puts citizens on terms

Eskom: Power cuts to continue on Monday despite 'best efforts'

South Africa alcohol ban reimposed

Zindzi Mandela, daughter of Nelson Mandela, has died, ANC spokesman says

Oceania
Australia
Is China buying up Australia’s water, or are claims a damp squib?

Returning Australians risk losing seat if they don't upgrade to business class

'Mad as hell' Victorian town takes bushfire recovery into its own hands

'Old age' southern bluefin tuna recaptured after 26 years

Australian vaccine human trials start today

How Sydney Adapted a Classic British Terrace House for the Sunshine

New Zealand
Revealed: The impact of last year's watershed law change to 'decriminalise' drug use

Fonterra warning: Small rivals fear farmers locked in under new law

House prices: Find out what your suburb's Auckland Council CV could have been

Auckland's dams not enough to save the city from drought

Auckland water crisis: The rain's helping but we're still in trouble

Papua New Guinea
Barrick Gold sends dispute notice to Papua New Guinea over Porgera mine

Vanuatu
Pacific healthcare workers set to benefit from new on-air initiative

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