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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Yemen rebel attack wounds 26 at Saudi airport
Riyadh:
A Yemeni rebel missile attack on an airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia wounded 26 civilians yesterday, the Saudi-led coalition fighting the rebels said. Yemen's Huthi rebels, who have faced persistent coalition bombing since March 2015 that has exacted a heavy civilian death toll, have stepped up missile and drone attacks across the border in recent weeks.

Sick Gaza child caught in Israeli permit regime dies alone
Jerusalem:
When Palestinian preschooler Aisha a-Lulu came out of brain surgery in a strange Jerusalem hospital room, she called out for her mother and father. She repeated the cry over and over, but her parents never came. Instead of a family member, Israeli authorities had approved a stranger to escort Aisha from the blockaded Gaza Strip to the east Jerusalem hospital.

Indian man detained in Dubai for molesting minor
Dubai:
An Indian man based in Dubai has been detained for allegedly molesting a seven-year-old girl, a media report said. According to the prosecutors, the 36-year-old man, who was produced in the court on Tuesday, took advantage of the girl, when her mother was away, to touch her inappropriately, the Khaleej Times reported.     

Britain sets deadline for carbon neutrality by 2050
London:
The British government yesterday presented draft legislation to reduce carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 in what it said would be a first for a major economy. The new target was broadly welcomed across the political spectrum but environmental groups said it would require radical action to decarbonise the entire economy.

Southern Baptists meet; endorse steps against sex abuse
Birmingham (US):
Confronting an unprecedented sex-abuse crisis, delegates at the Southern Baptist Convention's national meeting voted Tuesday to make it easier to expel churches that mishandle abuse cases. The Rev. J D Greear, president of the nation's largest Protestant denomination, said the SBC faced a "defining moment" that would shape the church for generations to come.

China inflation hits highest level in 15 months
Beijing:
Inflation in China rose to its highest level in more than a year in May driven by surges in pork and fruit prices caused by the African swine fever epidemic and bad weather, official data have shown.

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