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Trump and Haftar discussed 'counterterrorism efforts' in Libya

  • The statement said Trump "recognized Field Marshal Haftar’s significant role in fighting terrorism and securing Libya’s oil resources”
  • The two discussed a shared vision for Libya’s transition to a “stable, democratic political system”
By Arab News ·


Sudan protest leaders to unveil civilian ruling body

  • The Sudanese Professionals Association called on its supporters, foreign diplomats and journalists to be present at the announcement
  • Thousands have kept up protests since Bashir’s ouster demanding civilian rule
By AFP ·


Algeria protesters keep up pressure on regime

  • Protesters gathered in Algerian cities for the 9th straight Friday of demonstrations against the country's leadership
  • They are calling for the departure of 3 figures in the interim government
By Reuters ·


Kabul cancels Taliban meeting in Doha



India suspends Kashmir border trade with Pakistan

  • Kashmir has been on edge since a February suicide attack that killed 40 Indian paramilitaries
  • India said it had reports that trade on the border was being “misused by Pakistan-based elements for funnelling illegal weapons, narcotics and fake currency”


College golfer in hijab out to blaze trail for Muslim girls

  • One of the top junior golfers in Northern California coming out of high school, Ahmed was a starter in her first year at Nebraska and the No. 2 player most of this spring
  • She is believed to be the only golfer at the college level or higher who competes in a hijab
By AP ·


Facebook says it stored ‘millions’ of unencrypted Instagram passwords

  • The California firm reaches an estimated 2.7 billion people with its core social network, Instagram and messaging applications
By AFP ·