Asia, Middle East, U. S. News to be read in two minutes or less.
- Iran-Iraq earthquake hits border region kills 340, thousands injured.
- After summit Trump, Xi have unaddressed difference on trade strategy.
- BBC says U. S. in Russian peril over Trump’s anti-intelligence remarks.
- Subsequent, Trump recants comment informing he believes U. S. Intel.
- Trump White House said planing ultimate Israel-Palestine peace deal.
- ASEAN Summit underway in Manila, number one topic regional security.
- U. S. President praises Duterte for containment of Jihadists in the south.
- China, Vietnam reach consensus on South Sea territorial concessions.
- United Arab Emirates order 40 Boeing 787 passenger jets for $15 billion.
- Saudi Arabia calls for Gulf member nations to meet in Riyadh.
- U.N. clears Qatar, Emirates over foreign worker labor dispute.
- At least 16 dead as boat capsizes in India lake.
- Myanmar police arrest monk during anti- U. S. demonstration.
- ASEAN countries sign free trade agreement with Hong Kong.
- Honk Kong cocaine laboratory busted in luxury hotel.
- U.K. aid resigns over unauthorized diplomatic visits to Israel.
- Indonesian police investigate anti-corruption leader and his staff.
- Thousand march in Hollywood protesting female sex abuse.(News gleaned from channel.newsasia.com, BBC, and French 24)
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