This Wednesday, North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles, South’s military says; deputy of Venezuela’s Guaido arrested and dragged away by tow truck; Syrian government captures strategic town from rebels-residents, war monitor; trade war: Trump says China ‘broke the deal’ in trade talks; South Africa election: ANC leads as votes counted.
This Tuesday, we found out that Sri Lanka was warned of attacks. Why didn’t it stop them? The global wealth gap would be smaller today without climate change. A new child malaria vaccine will be tested in Malawi. The Supreme Court will decide if the US Census can ask about citizenship. Read more below.
Six Philippine troops killed in Communist rebel ambush on Samar island (South China Morning Post)
More than 50 feared killed in landslide at Myanmar jade mine (South China Morning Post)
Why nurses are striking (Axios)
Brazil top court criticized for order to block news stories (Washington Post)
Gunmen ambush Pakistan bus, killing 14 (NY Times)
This Tuesday, Zuckerberg used Facebook user data to gain advantage for friends, Indonesia holds elections, Notre-Dame found structurally sound, millions of Americans lose healthcare every year, and the AU gives Sudan ultimatum.
Egypt's parliament to vote on extending Sisi's rule (Al Jazeera)
This Tuesday, read today’s biggest news stories from the US and around the world, including new developments in Sudan, a growing intensity in Libya’s fighting, and an exposé of how China is defecting pressure over its internment of Uighur Muslims.
Trump's hardline new border plan (Axios)
A global push for AI ethics (Axios)