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 Wednesday, Israel’s Netanyahu is set to claim a record fifth term in office, the chief of the Algerian army backs the country’s interim leader, and New Zealand bans nearly all semiautomatic weapons just weeks after a mass shooting in Christchurch. Read on below.
EU leaders mull risky second Brexit delay (Politico)
US lawmakers warn Egyptian leader over human rights abuses (Foreign Policy)
The problem with automation (Axios)
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)