Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018


Facebook's Zuckerberg grilled by EU Parliament over data scandal

Social network's boss will meet the EU and explain how the data of users ended up in the hands of a consultancy. Source: Aljazeera


Trump: 'Substantial chance' summit with Kim will not go ahead

US-North Korea summit under threat unless Pyongyang meets 'certain conditions', Trump says. Source: Aljazeera

Thousands of public workers protest against Macron's reforms

Emmanuel Macron, who plans to cut 120,000 public sector jobs, is on a collision course with France's trade unions. Source: Aljazeera

Nicholas Maduro expels US envoy amid new sanctions

Nicholas Maduro expels top US diplomat after Washington imposes new sanctions over disputed presidential election. Source: Aljazeera

Lebanon's new parliament set to hold first session

Nabih Berri, holding the position of assembly speaker since 1992, is widely expected to be reappointed in first session. Source: Aljazeera

Iran seen to hang on to nuclear deal amid US sanctions, threats

Analysts say Tehran needs tangible guarantees from Europe to protect businesses from being hit by American sanctions. Source: Aljazeera

Mike Pompeo lays out steep terms for Iran nuclear treaty

Mike Pompeo outlines 12 demands to be included in new treaty with Tehran, including removing all its forces from Syria. Source: Aljazeera

DR Congo launches first Ebola vaccination programme

Health staff working in the epicentre of the current outbreak are first to receive the immunisation, DRC officials say. Source: Aljazeera

Libyans call on UN 'to stop war on Derna, lift devastating siege'

'The United Nations Support Mission In Libya has let us down,' says member of Libya’s High State Council. Source: Aljazeera

Malta: FBI may testify in Daphne Caruana Galizia murder trial

Court rejects attempt to bar American agents from giving evidence in Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder proceedings. Source: Aljazeera

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